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Non-native species in urban environments: patterns, processes, impacts and challenges
Although urban ecosystems are hotspots for biological invasions, the field of invasion science has given scant attention to invasion dynamics and the challenges facing managers in towns and cities. This paper provides ...
Eucalyptus invasions in riparian forests: Effects on native vegetation community diversity, stand structure and composition.
(Elsevier B.V., 2013)
Effects of alien plant invaders on native ecosystems are widely acknowledged, although the evidence is sometimes speculative, especially in riparian zones. We examined the changes in floristic diversity, stand structure ...
Managing invasive species in cities: a decision support framework applied to Cape Town
It has been suggested that existing frameworks for guiding management of invasive species in rural areas and protected areas are inadequate for dealing with invasions in urban settings. A framework for selecting appropriate ...
Perceptions of impact: Invasive alien plants in the urban environment
(Elsevier Ltd, 2019)
Many alien plant species are introduced to urban areas to create, augment or restore ecosystem services (ES). However, many of these species spread beyond original plantings, sometimes causing negative effects on existing ...