Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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A global compendium of weeds.

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This book focuses on the problems caused by weeds on primary industries and biodiversity conservation (both terrestrial and aquatic) as well as communities, human health, infrastructure and culture. An accurate summary of global information and reference details on the 'weedy' status of any plant is presented and information on weed risk assessment and management outcomes, policy and legislative decisions and species-specific management and research are also pointed out.