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Preface: Phragmites australis: A sheep in wolf's clothing?

June 16, 2010

A. problem with national priorities for control or prevention of aquatic nuisance species is that we often do not know the full extent of the problem, if there is one. To address this issue, we hosted a technical forum and workshop-Phragmites australis: A Sheep in Wolf's Clothing?--with a focus on new research and critical reviews that address the role of Phragmites as a noxious weed. ... The Workshop helped focus the national effort in new multidisciplinary research to better understand the ecology of P australis and its ecosystem-level effects on the structure and function of coastal wetlands.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2003
Title Preface: Phragmites australis: A sheep in wolf's clothing?
DOI 10.1007/BF02823715
Authors M.P. Weinstein, J.R. Keough, G.R. Guntenspergen, S.Y. Litvin
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title Estuaries
Series Number
Index ID 5224339
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Patuxent Wildlife Research Center