The Dispersal, Impact And Management Of Buffel Grass (Cenchrus Ciliaris) In Central Australia

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Author: 
Puckey, H.
O'Malley, C.
Waycott, M.
Friedel, M.
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Australian Rangeland Society
Publication Year: 
2004
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Buffel grass (Cenchrus ciliaris) is a perennial tussock grass native to Africa, India and Asia with awide naturalized distribution in Australia. In central Australia it has spread widely from introductionpoints and now occurs extensively across all land tenures. In the early years of establishment, buffelwas generally viewed as a desirable species for land rehabilitation and pastoralism in the region.Inrecent years there has been growing concern about its impacts on biodiversity in conservation areas. ...
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13th Biennial Conference of the Australian Rangeland Society, Alice Springs
Conference Date: 
Monday, July 5, 2004
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Text
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Conference Paper
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Use this form to cite paper: Anderson, L., van Klinken, R. D., and Shepherd, D. (2008). Aerially surveying Mesquite (Prosopis spp.) in the Pilbara. In: 'A Climate of Change in the Rangelands. Proceedings of the 15th Australian Rangeland Society Biennial Conference'. (Ed. D. Orr) 4 pages. (Australian Rangeland Society: Australia).
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