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In the context of globalization, the biological invasions affect all the countries, including Romania, where this phenomenon is increasingly visible in the last years. Besides the invasive forest insects already known to be established in Romania, a new species - Corythucha arcuata (Say, 1832),...

Author(s)
Tomescu, R.; Olenici, N.; Nețoiu, C.; Bălăcenoiu, F.; Buzatu, A.
Publisher
Forest Research and Management Institute (ICAS), Ilfov, Romania
Citation
Annals of Forest Research, 2018, 61, 2, pp 161-170
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The productivity of exotic species developed in pulpwood plantations in Indonesia (HTI-pulp) has been continuously decreasing. On the other side, there is a possibility to develop several promising native tree species in peatland HTI-pulp plantations. However, less information is available on the...

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Junaedi, A.
Publisher
Research, Development and Innovation Agency, Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Jakarta, Indonesia
Citation
Indonesian Journal of Forestry Research, 2018, 5, 2, pp 119-132
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The history of woody plant introduction is closely linked with that of transportation and the European exploration of the planet (16th-19th centuries). Each colonial power established major botanical gardens and experimental stations in various parts of the world. By the 20th century, the purpose...

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Isajev, V.; Stankovic, M.; Orlovic, S.; Bojic, S.; Stojnic, S.
Publisher
Faculty of Agriculture, University of East Sarajevo, Istočno Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
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AGROFOR International Journal, 2017, 2, 2, pp 56-64
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The northeastern Brazilian region comprises 1.56 million km2, of which the semi-arid occupies 0.98 million, with 0.58 million rest occupied by the Meio Norte, Mata and Agreste Zone. Savanna areas are found in the Northeast in the states of Maranhão, Piauí and Bahia, which together with part of the...

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Rangel, J. H. de A.; Muniz, E. N.; Moraes, S. A. de; Souza, S. F. de; Amaral, A. J. do; Pimentel, J. C. M.
Publisher
CRMV-PE, Zumbi, Brazil
Citation
Ciência Veterinária nos Trópicos, 2016, 19, 3, pp 75-84
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High-value native timber species are being promoted in reforestation in Southeast Asia. However, slow growth during early establishment, coupled with poor soil fertility, poses challenges for promoting tree planting programs. Field trials were undertaken on agroforestry land in Thailand to examine...

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So, T.; Ruthrof, K. X.; Sommeechai, M.; Thaiutsa, B.; Dell, B.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2016, 62, 3, pp 126-136
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New records of ten invasive insect species in Romania are presented. The studied species are: Cameraria ohridella Deschka & Dimic 1986, Parectopa robiniella Clemens 1863, Phyllonorycter robiniella (Clemens 1859), Phyllonorycter issikii (Kumata 1963), Hyphantria cunea (Drury 1773), Obolodiplosis ...

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Olenici, N.; Duduman, M. L.
Publisher
"Marin Dracea" National Research-Development Institute in Forestry, co-published with Faculty of Forestry, 'Ștefan cel Mare' University of Suceava, Ilfov, Romania
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Bucovina Forestieră, 2016, 16, 2, pp 161-174
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Street tree alignments are among the most common green spaces within urban areas. The aim of this study was to assess the interspecific variability and the degree of defoliation of the trees within street alignments situated along four of the most common boulevards from Bucharest, namely Kiseleff,...

Author(s)
Badea, C. A.; Enescu, C. M.
Publisher
"Marin Dracea" National Research-Development Institute in Forestry, co-published with Faculty of Forestry, 'Ștefan cel Mare' University of Suceava, Ilfov, Romania
Citation
Bucovina Forestieră, 2016, 16, 1, pp 9-21
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The paper documents the mid-term changes of the soil characteristics and upper soil dynamics in the stands of introduced tree species, grand fir and Douglas-fir, on the former agricultural lands. These species were compared with Norway spruce stand and original grassland in the same site conditions ...

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Podrázský, V.; Fulín, M.; Prknová, H.; Beran, F.; Třeštík, M.
Publisher
Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Journal of Forest Science, 2016, 62, 2, pp 72-79
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This paper underlines how black locust plantations play an important part in ensuring forest specific ecosystem services in Oltenia region located in South-Western part of Romania. Forest area in Oltenia region has diminished considerably in the last two centuries, and by the year 2010 it dropped...

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Ciuvăț, A. L.; Blujdea, V.; Abrudan, I. V.; Nuță, I. S.; Negruțiu, F.
Publisher
Transilvania University Press, Brașov, Romania
Citation
Proceedings of the Biennial International Symposium. Forest and sustainable development, Brașov, Romania, 24-25th October 2014, 2015, pp 151-156
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Prickly acacia, Vachellia nilotica subsp. indica (syn. Acacia nilotica subsp. indica) (Fabaceae), a major weed in the natural grasslands of western Queensland, has been a target of biological control since the 1980s with limited success to date. Surveys in India, based on genetic and climate...

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Dhileepan, K.; Taylor, D. B. J.; Lockett, C. J.; Balu, A.; Seier, M. K.; Murugesan, S.; Tanner, R. A.; Pollard, K. M.; Kumaran, N.; Neser, S.
Publisher
University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Citation
Proceedings of the XIV International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds, Kruger National Park, South Africa, 2-7 March 2014, 2014, pp 21-30

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