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Gamba grass (Andropogon gayanus) is an invasive grass species in the semi-arid tropics. There has been abundant research conducted into the impacts of gamba grass, which has identified it as a habitat transforming species, primarily due to its ability to modify intensity and seasonality of fire...

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Eastick, R. J.
Publisher
Weeds Society of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Citation
20th Australasian Weeds Conference, Perth, Western Australia, 11-15 September 2016, 2016, pp 65-68
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Decisions on how to deal with newly detected alien plant incursions need to be made against a background of uncertainty, initially with respect to the weed risk posed. Then, should a high risk be indicated there will be further uncertainty regarding how best to manage it. If a coordinated...

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Panetta, F. D.
Publisher
Weeds Society of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Citation
20th Australasian Weeds Conference, Perth, Western Australia, 11-15 September 2016, 2016, pp 183-189
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In little over 100 years, the extent of exotic conifers in New Zealand has progressed from isolated seedlings to occupy about 15% of the land area. Currently about half the area is commercial forestry dominated by two species with the balance comprising commercially worthless stands or scattered...

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Howell, C. J.
Publisher
Weeds Society of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Citation
20th Australasian Weeds Conference, Perth, Western Australia, 11-15 September 2016, 2016, pp 258-262
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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...

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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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Summary Accurate assessment and prioritisation of the risks and benefits posed by conflict plant species is needed; these being plants that are both weedy and commercially valuable. When such species are introduced and become invasive, (sensu Richardson et al. 2000), conflict can arise. This...

Author(s)
Johnson, S. B.
Publisher
Weeds Society of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Citation
20th Australasian Weeds Conference, Perth, Western Australia, 11-15 September 2016, 2016, pp 309-312
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Asha Dhawan; Datta, S. N.
Publisher
Indian Ecological Society, College of Agriculture, Ludhiana, India
Citation
Natural Resource Management: Ecological Perspectives, Volume 1 & 2. Proceedings of the Indian Ecological Society International Conference, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu, India, 18-20 February 2016, 2016, pp 554
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Water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) is an invasive aquatic macrophyte which creates several problems in irrigation system of rivers. To control their rapid distribution in water bodies the biological control method was carried by employing weevils Neochetina bruchi and Neochetina eichhorniae on...

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Sivaraman, K.; Murugesan, A. G.
Publisher
Society for Biocontrol Advancement, Bengaluru, India
Citation
Journal of Biological Control, 2016, 30, 3, pp 158-163
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Although carbon (C) additions to soil have been used in restoration to combat invasive species through changes in soil nitrogen (N) availability, carbon amendments to soil derived from plant material can impact soil N availability in a species-specific manner. As such, amendment-driven feedbacks...

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Laungani, R.; Elgersma, K.; McElligott, K.; Juarez, M.; Kuhfahl, T.
Publisher
Chilean Society of Soil Science, Temuco, Chile
Citation
Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 2016, 16, 4, pp 941-954
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Old World climbing fern (Lygodium microphyllum) has become one of the most serious ecological threats to the integrity of the greater Everglades ecosystem of south Florida. In this study, we analyzed the effects of Old World climbing fern on surface soil characteristics at invaded sites in Florida. ...

Author(s)
Soti, P. G.; Jayachandran, K.
Publisher
Chilean Society of Soil Science, Temuco, Chile
Citation
Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 2016, 16, 4, pp 930-940
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The invasive gall wasp Leptocybe invasa (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) induces galls on the shoots of Eucalyptus camaldulensis Dehnh. and E. tereticornis Sm. and damage nursery seedlings young plantations and coppice shoots. The magnitude of the damage in nurseries and young plantations necessitates...

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Jacob, J. P.; Senthil, K.; Sivakumar, V.; Seenivasan, R.; Chezhian, P.; Kumar, N. K.
Publisher
Society for Biocontrol Advancement, Bengaluru, India
Citation
Journal of Biological Control, 2015, 29, 1, pp 20-24

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