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Main Title Ecology of weeds and invasive plants : relationship to agriculture and natural resource management /
Author Radosevich, Steven R.
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Holt, Jodie S.
Ghersa, Claudio.
Radosevich, Steven R.
Publisher Wiley-Interscience,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 80180203
ISBN 9780471767794; 0471767794
Subjects Weeds--Ecology ; Weeds--Control ; plant ecology ; plant establishment ; biological competition ; Lutte contre les plantes adventices ; Agriculture ; Ressources naturelles ; Landwirtschaft--(DE-588)4034402-2 ; Neophyten (Botanik)--(DE-588)4271854-5 ; Pflanzenèokologie--(DE-588)4045575-0 ; Umweltschutz--(DE-588)4061644-7 ; Unkraut--(DE-588)4061838-9 ; Mauvaises herbes--Ecologie ; Mauvaises herbes, Lutte contre les
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EJAM  SB611.R33 2007 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/03/2008
Edition 3rd ed.
Collation xvii, 454 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Rev. ed. of: Weed ecology / Steven Radosevich, Jodie Holt, Claudio Ghersa.. 1997. Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-438) and index.
Contents Notes
Weeds and invasive plants -- Principles of weed and invasive plant ecology -- Invasibility of agricultural and natural ecosystems -- Evolution of weeds and invasive plants -- Weed demography and population dynamics -- Plant-plant associations -- Weed and invasive plant management approaches, methods and tools -- Herbicides -- Systems approaches for weed and invasive plant management. "The Third Edition of the authoritative reference gives readers an in-depth understanding of how weeds and invasive plants develop and interact in the environment so they can manage and control them more effectively. The guide includes an introduction to weeds and invasive plants in various environments and an overview of their ecology and evolution." "This is the definitive, hands-on reference for land managers and professionals in plant sciences, agronomy, weed science, and horticulture. It is also a textbook for senior undergraduate or graduate students studying agriculture, ecology, natural resources management, environmental management, or related fields."--Jacket.