Invasive species start as strangers in a strange land but over time come to dominate their new homes. The ocean has played host to some of the most prolific of these infiltrations of our time. So just how are these marine invaders able to adapt and thrive in new neighborhoods?
This episode is part of the Hakai Institute’s Long Story Shorts—fun, quick explainers about all things coastal science!
Produced by Kristina Blanchflower and Katrina Pyne Written
Edited, and narrated by Katrina Pyne
Illustrations by Mercedes Minck
Science consultation provided by Kelly Fretwell