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Historical costs and projected future scenarios for the management of invasive alien plants in protected areas in the Cape Floristic Region
(Elsevier Ltd., 2016)
Scarce funds for conservation need to be optimally used, yet there are few studies that record the costs and projected outcomes of major conservation efforts. Here we document the historical costs and extent of efforts to ...
The prioritisation of invasive alien plant control projects using a multi-criteria decision model informed by stakeholder input and spatial data
Invasions by alien plants are a significant threat to the biodiversity and functioning of ecosystems and the services they provide. The South African Working for Water program was established to address this problem. It ...
Intensifying postfire weather and biological invasion drive species loss in a Mediterranean-type biodiversity hotspot
(National Academy of Sciences, 2017)
Prolonged periods of extreme heat or drought in the first year after fire affect the resilience and diversity of fire-dependent ecosystems by inhibiting seed germination or increasing mortality of seedlings and resprouting ...