Invasive species cost nation $390 billion, top 10 named and shamed

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated August 2 2021 - 3:18am, first published August 1 2021 - 10:00pm
NAMED AND SHAMED: Top 10 most costly invasive species in Australia.

INVASIVE species have cost the Australian economy almost $400 billion and farmers will continue to suffer the consequences unless more money is invested into stopping their spread.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

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