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Invasion of an eco-system by the invasive species in Himachal Pradesh has taken serious dimensions all across the world and ever growing menace of it is posing serious threats even to the conservation and sustainable utilization of biodiversity along with significant impacts on the eco-system...

Author(s)
Bhardwaj Sunayana; Kapoor, K. S.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2017, 35, 4B, pp 3113-3117
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Ever since it was found that apple snails have an appetite for rice seedlings, there have been numerous studies on how to control several Pomacea species in rice fields. Unfortunately, less effort has been devoted to investigating the invasive snails' impact on natural wetlands and other aquatic...

Author(s)
Carlsson, N. O. L.
Publisher
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Muñoz, Philippines
Citation
Biology and management of invasive apple snails, 2017, pp 45-61
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Apple snails in the genus Pomacea (Ampullariidae) invaded Hong Kong in the early 1980s. It is unknown how many species have been introduced into Hong Kong. A recent study has shown that only one species (Pomacea canaliculata) is present in the New Territories, yet it is not present in Hong Kong...

Author(s)
Ip, K. K. L.; Qiu JianWen
Publisher
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Muñoz, Philippines
Citation
Biology and management of invasive apple snails, 2017, pp 145-165
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Description of the subject. The geographic distributions of a species, be it native or alien, is expected to be limited at some point by environmental conditions. In this situation, a range edge equilibrium (REE) takes place, i.e., populations occurring beyond the edge have a growth rate reduced...

Author(s)
Ortmans, W.; Mahy, G.; Monty, A.
Publisher
Les Presses Agronomiques de Gembloux, Gembloux, Belgium
Citation
Biotechnologie, Agronomie, Société et Environnement, 2017, 21, 1, pp 12-21
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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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Bundala National Park (BNP) is a thorny shrub forest with a total extent of 6210 ha, consist of 13 habitat types; seven terrestrial types and six wetland types. Because of its precious biodiversity, Ramsar Convention considered the park as the first Ramsar site in Sri Lanka declared in 1990, and a...

Author(s)
Disna Ratnasekera
Publisher
Society for Upliftment of Rural Economy (SURE), Varanasi, India
Citation
Journal of AgriSearch, 2016, 3, 3, pp 170-174
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Invasive exotic species cause adverse changes in vegetal communities where they are established, leading the invaded areas to a lower ecological condition, with the loss of the biodiversity at the species and several ecological processes level. Based upon this finding, this research aimed to...

Author(s)
Sousa, F. Q. de; Andrade, L. A. de; Xavier, K. R. F.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciências Agrárias (Agrária), 2016, 11, 1, pp 39-45
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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...

Author(s)
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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