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Cover for Gardens in the city: community, politics and place in San Diego, California.

After reviewing the relevant literature, this chapter investigates the geographic distribution of community gardens in the County of San Diego (California, USA) to identify the types of neighbourhoods where gardens are likely to grow. The chapter then considers three gardens, focusing on the...

Author(s)
Bosco, F. J.; Joassart-Marcelli, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647326)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Towards reliable mapping of biosecurity risk: incorporating uncertainty and decision makers' risk aversion.

Pest risk maps are an important source of decision support when devising strategies to minimize introductions of invasive organisms and mitigate their impacts. When possible management responses to an invader include costly or socially sensitive activities, decision makers tend to follow a more...

Author(s)
Yemshanov, D.; Koch, F. H.; Ducey, M.; Haack, R. A.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643595)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Assessing and managing the impact of climate change on invasive species: the PBDM approach.

Assessing the geographic distribution and abundance of invasive species is critical for developing sound management and/or eradication policies. Ecological niche modelling approaches (ENMs) that make implicit assumptions about biology and mathematics are commonly used to predict the potential...

Author(s)
Gutierrez, A. P.; Ponti, L.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641645)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Phytophthora</i> in US forests.

This chapter will focus on three key Phytophthora species (P. cinnamomi, P. ramorum and P. lateralis) that currently threaten US forests, causing widespread mortalities and changing the overall forest structure. P. cinnamomi was first recognized in the USA in the 1930s after it was isolated from...

Author(s)
Balci, Y.; Bienapfl, J. C.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640938)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Piscirickettsia</i>, <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Francisella</i> and epitheliocystis.

In this chapter, the aetiological agent, geographical distribution, epidemiology, host range, economic importance, transmission, genomic structure, control, and treatment of Piscirickettsia, Francisella and Epitheliocystis were presented.

Author(s)
Arkush, K. D.; Bartholomew, J. L.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935542)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Molecular and ecological differentiation of species and species interactions across large geographic regions: California and the Pacific Northwest.

The geographical patterns of molecular and ecological differentiation in the interaction between Greya politella moths and their host plants (Lithophragma and Heuchera) in western North America are discussed. The interactions in the context of molecular differentiation patterns in other taxa across ...

Author(s)
Thompson, J. N.; Calsbeek, R.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851998121)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Cover for Herbivores associated with <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Arundo donax</i> in California.

The Old World grass, Arundo donax L. (giant reed), is a serious invader of California riparian areas, and its purported ecosystem impacts led to its consideration as a target for biological control development. However, the herbivore complex in the Arundo adventive range has not been characterized, ...

Author(s)
Dudley, T. L.; Lambert, A. M.; Kirk, A.; Tamagawa, Y.
ISBN
2008 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845935061)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

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