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More widespread alien tree species do not have larger impacts on regeneration of native tree species in a tropical forest reserve

Samson Kiswaga, John Richard Mbwambo, Deo Shirima, Ahmed Mndolwa, Urs Schaffner & René Eschen
There is insufficient information regarding the factors affecting the environmental impacts of alien species. In particular, little is known about whether there is any relationship between the invasiveness (establishment and spread) of an introduced species and its per-capita impact. We experimentally assessed the relationship between the extent of spread of up to 29 alien plant species and their impact on recruitment of native tree species in Amani Botanical Garden, Tanzania. We also studied the effects...

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Kathryn Reynolds

Registration Year

  • 2020

Resource Types

  • Dataset


  • CAB International
  • Sokoine University of Agriculture
  • Tanzania Forestry Research Institute