AIU Ph.D Asks: Could Invasive Species Become the Next Biological Weapon?  
11/9/2011 11:23:24 AM

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A doctoral dissertation written recently by Lawrence Roberge to complete his Ph.D at Atlantic International University (AIU), warns that invasive (or non-indigenous) species can be used as unique forms of biological weapons. The United States Department of Agriculture defines invasive species as non-native to an ecosystem and likely to cause environmental, health or economic harm.