Webinar on the IPBES Invasive Alien Species Assessment

Egyptian goose (Alopochen aegyptiacus)

UPDATE: For the recording of this event see @gbnnss3387 on YouTube.


Organised by the GB non-native species secretariat

Join the GB Non-native Species Secretariat and co-chair of the Assessment, Professor Helen Roy, to learn about the findings of the IPBES Invasive Alien Species Assessment.

Wed, 4 Oct 2023 13:00 - 14:00 BST

This event will be held via Microsoft Teams. Joining details will be emailed to participants before the webinar.

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For an overview of IPBES publications, materials, and projects on invasive alien species, see our dedicated page.


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Header photo by Richard Stovall on Unsplash. Egyptian geese (Alopochen aegyptiacus) were brought to the UK as ornamental birds several hundred years ago. In recent years, however, climate change has allowed a feral population to thrive and in 2019 the UK government declared the Egyptian goose an invasive alien species. Learn more about invasive alien species in the IPBES thematic assessment.