East and South European Network for Invasive Alien Species
The East and South European Network for Invasive Alien Species (ESENIAS) has been initiated with the participation of all the countries in the region and with the support of the European Environment Agency.
Objectives: ESENIAS is a regional data portal on invasive alien species (IAS) which will provide data on:
• Invasive alien species in East and South Europe – scientific names, biology, ecology, habitat, invasiveness, pathways of introduction, impact
• First findings, distribution and spread of invasive alien species in East and South Europe
• Risk assessment and management information on IAS
• Regulations, guidance, scientific references related to IAS in the region
Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Hungary (invited country), Italy, Kosovo under UNSC Resolution 1244/99, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia (invited country), Romania and Turkey