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Abstract

Sources of autumn olive invasion following silvicultural treatments.

Abstract

This paper focuses on the relationships between several factors, such as the effect of forest-road edge aspect on autumn olive patch depth, abundance and height, relationships between the height and abundance of autumn olive and those of woody native plants and other woody, exotic and invasive plants and slope, elevation, canopy cover and basal area at points of invasion, on the success of autumn olives (Elaeagnus umbellata) along forest-road edges.