CABI: Invasive Species Compendium

The Invasive Species Compendium (ISC) is an online encyclopaedic resource that draws together scientific information on all aspects of invasive species (plant, insect and animal) worldwide.

It comprises detailed datasheets that have been written by experts, edited by CABI’s scientific staff, peer reviewed and enhanced with data from specialist organizations, images, maps, and a bibliographic database of abstracts and full text articles. New datasheets and data sets continue to be added, datasheets are reviewed and updated, and new scientific literature is included  on a weekly basis.

The ISC has been resourced by a diverse international Consortium of government departments, non-governmental organizations and private companies.

CABI ( is an international not-for-profit organization that improves people’s lives by providing information and applying scientific expertise to solve problems in agriculture and the environment.

Access the Invasive Species Compendium at: