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Organochlorine residues in Kenya's Rift Valley lakes.

Published online: 01 Jan 1982

Authors: Lincer, J. L. & Zalkind, D. & Brown, L. H. & Hopcraft, J.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: Journal of Applied Ecology

In studies on organochlorine residues in lakes of the Rift Valley, Kenya, 47% of the farms surveyed in the Nakuru catchment basin used either DDT or d...

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Use of farmland in spring by migrating Canada geese in the St Lawrence valley, Quebec.

Published online: 01 Jan 1978

Authors: Reed, A. & Chapdelaine, G. & Dupuis, P.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: Journal of Applied Ecology

During their spring stop-offs in Lake St. Peter, which averaged 32 days (1974-5), migrating Canada geese (Branta canadensis) flew twice daily to feed ...

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Shade provided by riparian plants and biotic resistance by macrophytes reduce the establishment of an invasive Poaceae.

Published online: 26 Jul 2017

Authors: Evangelista, H. B. & Michelan, T. S. & Gomes, L. C. & Thomaz, S. M.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: Journal of Applied Ecology

Riparian corridors are habitats that are prone to invasion by non-native plants, but the shade provided by trees that grow in riparian zones may limit...

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The effect on winter wheat of grazing by brent geese Branta bernicla.

Published online: 15 Dec 1990

Authors: Summers, R. W.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: Journal of Applied Ecology

Brent geese fed on fields of winter wheat at Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk from Nov. to Mar., and particularly during Dec. to Feb. On undisturbed fields t...

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The role of overgrazing and anthropogenic disturbance in shaping spatial patterns of distribution of an invasive seaweed.

Published online: 02 Apr 2014

Authors: Tamburello, L. & Bulleri, F. & Balata, D. & Benedetti-Cecchi, L.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: Journal of Applied Ecology

Natural and human-generated disturbances are widely acknowledged as key drivers of biological invasions. Understanding the role of spatial patterns of...

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Alien species in Norway: results from quantitative ecological impact assessments.

Published online: 16 Sep 2020

Authors: Sandvik, H. & Hilmo, O. & Henriksen, S. & Elven, R. & Åsen, P. A. & Hegre, H. & Pedersen, O. & Pedersen, P. A. & Solstad, H. & Vandvik, V. & Westergaard, K. B. & Ødegaard, F. & Åström, S. & Elven, H. & Endrestøl, A. & Gammelmo, Ø. & Hatteland, B. A. & Solheim, H. & Nordén, B. & Sundheim, L. & Talgø, V. & Falkenhaug, T. & Gulliksen, B. & Jelmert, A. & Oug, E. & Sunde, J. & Forsgren, E. & Finstad, A. & Hesthagen, T. & Nedreaas, K. & Wienerroither, R. & Husa, V. & Fredriksen, S. & Sjøtun, K. & Steen, H. & Hansen, H. & Hamnes, I. S. & Karlsbakk, E. & Magnusson, C. & Ytrehus, B. & Pedersen, H. C. & Swenson, J. E. & Syvertsen, P. O. & Stokke, B. G. & Gjershaug, J. O. & Dolmen, D. & Kjærstad, G. & Johnsen, S. I. & Jensen, T. C. & Hassel, K. & Gederaas, L.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: Ecological Solutions and Evidence

Due to globalisation, trade and transport, the spread of alien species is increasing dramatically. Some alien species become ecologically harmful by t...

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Chowilla icon site - floodplain vegetation monitoring 2014 interim report.

Published online: 15 Apr 2015

Authors: Gehrig, S. L. & Marsland, K. B. & Nicol, J. M. & Weedon, J. T.

Content type: Bulletin

This interim report describes the methods used to establish the monitoring sites in the Chowilla Icon Site, including survey quadrat design, results f...

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Effects of pre-existing submersed vegetation and propagule pressure on the invasion success of Hydrilla verticillata.

Published online: 23 Apr 2008

Authors: Chadwell, T. B. & Engelhardt, K. A. M.

Content type: Journal article

Journal title: Journal of Applied Ecology

With biological invasions causing widespread problems in ecosystems, methods to curb the colonization success of invasive species are needed. The effe...

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