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The rampant spread of the invasive alien plant Parthenium hysterophorus (Asteraceae) in subtropical South Africa prompted research into biological control methods more than a decade ago. Parthenium impacts broadly on agriculture, biodiversity conservation and health. Elsewhere, significant control...

Author(s)
Strathie, L. W.; Breeyen, A. den; Sambo, S.; Chidawanyika, F.; Gareeb, M.
Publisher
South African Sugar Technologists' Association, Mount Edgecombe, South Africa
Citation
Proceedings of the Annual Congress - South African Sugar Technologists' Association, 2016, No.89, pp 307-313
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Hypericum androsaemum L. (tutsan) invades pastures and natural ecosystems in high rainfall areas of south-eastern Australia. The rust fungus Melampsora hypericorum was detected in Australia in 1991 and drastically reduced the extent of H. androsaemum populations in some areas. The impact of the...

Author(s)
Adair, R. J.; Evans, H.; Jones, M.
Publisher
Weeds Society of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Citation
20th Australasian Weeds Conference, Perth, Western Australia, 11-15 September 2016, 2016, pp 279-282
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Biological invasions are recognized as a major threat to biodiversity and their impacts in freshwater environments represent a growing concern. Policy and legislation, citizen awareness and management approaches to deal with introduced aquatic species (IAS) in different countries in the Europe...

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Piria, M.
Publisher
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Freshwater Invasives - Networking for Strategy (FINS-II) Conference, 11-14 July 2016, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia. Book of abstracts, 2016, pp 51 pp.
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Protected areas and even natural parks were created in order to protect the biodiversity and to reduce at minimum the impact of human activities on flora and fauna ecosystems. For these reasons it is necessary to preserve ecological balances and sustainability, the existence of a network of...

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Suciu, C.; Bolocan, R.; Marin, D.; Petroman, I.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Lucrări Științifice, Universitatea de Științe Agricole Și Medicină Veterinară a Banatului, Timisoara, Seria I, Management Agricol, 2016, 18, 3, pp 137-142
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Parthenium hysterophorus L. is non-native invasive plant species belongs to the family Asteraceae. Currently it is a notorious weed in Ethiopia. Socio-economic impacts as well as the local people's perception towards P. hysterophorus are poorly understood. Thus, the aim of this study was to...

Author(s)
Niguse Hundessa; Kifle Belachew
Publisher
IJARIT Research Foundation, Moulvibazar, Bangladesh
Citation
International Journal of Agricultural Research, Innovation and Technology, 2016, 6, 2, pp 5-11
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This manual contains detailed biological descriptions of the major characteristics of some weed species found in Trinidad, including Axonopus compressus, Brachiaria mutica [Urochloa mutica], Commelina diffusa, Cyperus rotundus, Echinochloa colonum [E. colona], Eleusine indica, Parthenium...

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Bridgemohan, P.; Singh, K.; Lewis, R.
Publisher
The University of Trinidad and Tobago, Carapichaima, Trinidad and Tobago
Citation
Biology and management of invasive terrestrial weed species of Trinidad, 2015, pp i + 66 pp.
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Invasive alien plant species (IAPS) are one of the biggest threats to biodiversity in several last and suppose to be during next few decades. All their activities (introduction, dispersal, spreading) are directly and indirectly connected with human activities. Some of these impacts are hardly to be ...

Author(s)
Rat, M.; Bokic, B.; Radanovİc, M.; Radak, B.; Bojcİc, S.; Anackov, G.; Boza, P.
Publisher
Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Proceedings, 4th ESENIAS Workshop: International Workshop on IAS in Agricultural and Non-Agricultural Areas in ESENIAS Region, Çanakkale, Turkey, 16-17 December 2013, 2014, pp 48-49
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Among the Mediterranean countries, Turkey has the richest freshwater fish fauna. Turkey is located in the intersection of different zoogeographic regions and Anatolia is highly rich in terms of biodiversity. Freshwater fish fauna of Turkey consists of more than 350 species and about one-third of...

Author(s)
Ekmekçİ, F. G.; Kırankaya, Ș. G.; Yoğurtçuoğlu, B.; Gençoğlu, L.; Erbay, F. K.
Publisher
Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Proceedings, 4th ESENIAS Workshop: International Workshop on IAS in Agricultural and Non-Agricultural Areas in ESENIAS Region, Çanakkale, Turkey, 16-17 December 2013, 2014, pp 37
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Dieback in invasive and agricultural plants is a common phenomenon attributed to a range of abiotic and biotic factors. In this project we are investigating the link between the introduction and establishment of a non-native plant to a new range and the subsequent dying-back of the invasive...

Author(s)
Steinrucken, T. V.; Powell, J. R.; Bissett, A. B.; Raghavendra, A. K. H.; Klinken, R. D. van
Publisher
Tasmanian Weed Society, Hobart, Australia
Citation
19th Australasian Weeds Conference, "Science, Community and Food Security: the Weed Challenge", Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 1-4 September 2014, 2014, pp 194-195
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The invasive species is of global importance. It is recognized as one of the leading threats to biodiversity and imposes tremendous costs on agriculture, fisheries, wetlands, forestry, natural areas, and other human enterprises, including human health. The nature and distribution of invasive ...

Author(s)
Bhowmik, P. C.
Publisher
Crop and Weed Science Society, West Bengal, India
Citation
Journal of Crop and Weed, 2014, 10, 2, pp 345-349

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