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Katherine Boehrer

Eat The Enemy: 3 Ways To Cook Lionfish, The New King Of The Underwater Jungle | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 12.16.2014 | Green

This story is part of "Eat The Enemy," a HuffPost series on edible invasive species, non-native plants and animals you can help contain from the comfo...

Helping The Planet, And Your Appetite, By Dining On Invasive Species

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 12.20.2014 | Green

Asian Carp If You Can't Beat 'Em, Eat 'Em » ...

Nick Visser

Eat The Enemy: The Delicious Solution To Menacing Asian Carp | Nick Visser | Posted 12.15.2014 | Green

This story is part of "Eat The Enemy," a HuffPost series on edible invasive species, non-native plants and animals you can help contain from the comfo...

Bonaire: Fantasy Island, For Real!

Victor Dorff | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
Victor Dorff

For most visitors, a trip to the Caribbean island of Bonaire is all about the diving, but the culture Bonaire is building - both in and out of the water - deserves some attention, too.

Funding Needed to Wage Battles in the War Against Invasive Species in the 'Glades

Jane Graham | Posted 08.03.2014 | Miami
Jane Graham

Fighting the war against invasive species is needed to secure our investment in long-term restoration goals. Machetes, herbicides, and python-sniffing dogs can take us part of the way there.

Invasive Lionfish On The Decline In Jamaica

AP | DAVID McFADDEN | Posted 06.14.2014 | Green

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaica is reporting a big decline in sightings of lionfish, the voracious invasive species that has been wreaking havoc on...

'We Better Learn How To Eat Them, Before They Eat Us'

Sun Sentinel | KEN KAYE | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

After trying desperately to eliminate the lionfish, a venomous predator that ravages local reefs and devours other sea creatures, experts think they h...

LOOK: Monkeys With Herpes And 9 Other Florida Threats

Posted 09.17.2013 | Miami

Things are getting downright biblical in Florida, where residents and wildlife face afflictions worthy of their own book of Exodus. Most recently, ...

The Lionfish Problem Is Worse Than We Thought

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 09.15.2013 | Miami

ABOARD THE SUBMERSIBLE ANTIPODES -- The invasive lionfish that crowds coral reefs and preys on native fish in the Atlantic's shallower waters is such ...


Sun Sentinel | David Fleshler | Posted 08.29.2013 | Miami

Aboard the submersible Antipodes, cruising 250 feet beneath the surface off Fort Lauderdale, scientists peered through violet water and saw exactly wh...

WATCH: Ferocious Fish's Secret Weapon Revealed

| Jane J. Lee | Posted 02.27.2012 | Science

Since their introduction to the Atlantic Ocean in the 1980s, Pacific red lionfish (Pterois volitans) have gobbled up native Caribbean and western Atla...

Invasive Species In St. Maarten Tainted With Toxin

AP | By DAVID McFADDEN | Posted 11.25.2011 | Green

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Conservationists in St. Maarten are warning islanders not to eat lionfish after tests found a naturally occurring toxin in the fl...

A New Climate Reality

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

No matter what the impact turns out to be of U.N. conferences, no matter who signs on to resultant accords, it's time to adjust to a new climate reality.

How To Stop Invasive Fish? Eat Them! | ANDREW C. REVKIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As human commerce and mobility act like a great global Waring blender for biology, communities around the world are grappling with the impacts of wave...

Invasive Species: Best Way To Stymie Lionfish Is To Have It For Dinner, Researchers Say

Mother Nature Network | Stephanie Rogers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Lionfish are stunning creatures, with their regal, flowing spines that float around them like formal gowns. But these venomous fish are invasive, and ...

13 Of The World's Prickliest Critters (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | ThienVinh Nguyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Being a thorny or spiny animal definitely has its advantages in nature. While these animals can use their spikes to attack their prey, such spikes al...