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Invasive species to surge as ship traffic soars on the high seas

Students from the Shanghai Customs College stand at a viewing platform overlooking the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai

The Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China, is part of the world’s busiest container port. Growth in shipping through such ports raises the risk that invasive species will spread. Credit: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg/Getty

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Nature 567, 437 (2019)




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