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Climatic change cannot be considered as ordinary because of its scale and rapidity. Global climate is projected to continuous changes over the current century and beyond. Our life style and daily energy consumption patterns emit large quantities of greenhouse gases (GHGs). The worsening of this...

Author(s)
Saha, S.; Munda, S.
Publisher
State Agricultural Technologists' Service Association, West Bengal, India
Citation
SATSA Mukhaptra Annual Technical Issue, 2017, 21, pp 119-131
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Very few agroforestry species perform well in the Cuvelai Basin of north-central Namibia due to the harsh climatic and edaphic conditions. Leucaena leucocephala is one of these species and has many ecological and economic benefits but it tends to be invasive. To evaluate the suitability of this...

Author(s)
Njunge, J. T.; Kaholongo, I. K.; Amutenya, M.; Hove, K.
Publisher
Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 2017, 29, 3, pp 297-304
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Paulownia is a relatively new plant species grown in Bulgaria. It is primarily associated with the extraction of timber. The tree is characterized by rapid growth in height, but also with high value of the manufactured wood. The species is of great ecological importance. There are large, bright and ...

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Stepchich, A.
Publisher
Faculty of Agriculture, University of East Sarajevo, Istočno Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Citation
VIII International Scientific Agriculture Symposium, "Agrosym 2017", Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, October 2017. Book of Proceedings, 2017, pp 1704-1709
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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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Salvia verbenaca L., wild sage (Lamiaceae) is native to western and southern Europe. In Australia S. verbenaca is considered an environmental weed with high invasiveness often growing on disturbed sites: tracks, roadsides and around earth tanks. Little is known about the ecology of this invasive...

Author(s)
Fisher, R. L.; Florentine, S. K.; Westbrooke, M. E.
Publisher
Weeds Society of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Citation
20th Australasian Weeds Conference, Perth, Western Australia, 11-15 September 2016, 2016, pp 329-331
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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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A 7-year-old, 10 kg male poodle dog was presented at the Small Animal Teaching Hospital, with the clinical signs of chronic coughing, bad deglutition and severe respiratory distress. On oral examination, a large mass arisen from the throat was found. Because the skull-cervical radiographs revealed...

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Ploypetch, S.; Choisunirachon, N.; Kalpravidh, C.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2016, 46, 2, pp 331-336
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A field study was conducted to investigate the floristic composition and phytosociology of the Hazar Nao hills, District Malakand, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. For study purpose the whole area was divided into 5 Zones. In each Zone 25 sites were selected randomly. Data were recorded from May-September,...

Author(s)
Umar Zeb; Haroon Khan; Bakhtiar Gul; Khan, W. M.
Publisher
Weed Science Society of Pakistan, Department of Weed Science, Peshawar, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Weed Science Research, 2016, 22, 2, pp 295-315
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The invasive plant species hamper crops, human activities and become part of dynamic ecosystems, which grow in varied habitats and harsh ecological conditions and often invade the new ecosystems. The campus of Pune Uni-versity is highly rich in phytodiversity of native and invasive weeds, which...

Author(s)
Ghayal, N. A.; Hase, C. P.
Publisher
Infofacility, Ghaziabad, India
Citation
South Asian Journal of Experimental Biology, 2016, 6, 4, pp 150-157
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Our primary focus was to assess the tolerance of local broad-leaved species such as Acer platanoides and Quercus cerris to the effect of aqueous extracts of Ailanthus altissima. This type of assessment has been chosen because of the increasingly developing species that visibly colonize a wide range ...

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Bostan, C.; Cazan, A.; Borlea, F.
Publisher
Banat's University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
Citation
Research Journal of Agricultural Science, 2016, 48, 4, pp 20-27

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