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Invasive alien plants in protected areas: threats, opportunities, and the way forward.
(Springer, Dortrecht, 2013)
The potential threats posed by biological invasions are widely appreciated, but the state of knowledge and level of management of invasive alien plants in protected areas differs considerably across the world. Research ...
Plant invasions in protected areas: outlining the issues and creating the links
(Springer, Dordrecht, 2013)
There are numerous excellent volumes on the topic of biological invasions, some of which deal with conservation-related issues to varying degrees. Almost 30 years since the last global assessment of alien plant invasions ...
Ornamental plants as invasive aliens: problems and solutions in Kruger National Park, South Africa
(Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, 2008)
The most widespread invasive alien plant species in South Africa’s Kruger National Park (KNP) were either introduced unintentionally along rivers and roads, or intentionally for use as ornamentals. We examine the spatial ...
Assessing the association between pathways of alien plant invaders and their impacts in protected areas
(Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 4.0), 2019)
Protected areas face mounting pressures, including invasion by alien plant species. Scientifically sound information is required to advise invasive species management strategies, where early detection and rapid response ...