Aussie wattles a gift or pest?

October 2012
Ecos;Oct2012, Issue 176, p1
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The article presents information on a research study conducted by biologist Tim Low according to which promoting Australian wattle in Africa is leading to disaster. The study says that firewood tree mesquite being promoted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UN), is invading farmland and national parks in Africa. The study is published in the journal "Biological Invasions."


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