By Lauren D. Quinn
Regardless of significant foreign funding in biofuels, the invasive hazards linked to those plants are nonetheless unknown. A cohesive cutting-edge evaluation of the invasive strength of bioenergy vegetation, this ebook covers the pointed out hazards of invasion, distributions of key plants and coverage and administration matters. together with a piece on constructing predictive versions, this ebook additionally assesses the capability societal impression of bioenergy plants and the way to mitigate invasive dangers
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Giganteus may be planted for bioenergy in the USA and Europe, the chance that a rare recombination event would result in viable offspring may become non-negligible (Glaser and Glick, 2012). No published reports have yet offered insight into the site-scale factors that may correlate with invasion success for M. × giganteus, but large-scale climate models suggest that large portions of the south-eastern USA, Central and South America, sub-Saharan Africa, Western Europe, China, Thailand, Japan, Indonesia, and Australasia have climates that are “very favorable” for growth of this taxon (Barney and DiTomaso, 2011).
NPS (2008) Death Valley National Park Exotic Plant Management Plan and Environmental Assessment. National Park Service (NPS), US Department of Interior, Washington, DC. Oregon Department of Agriculture (2012) Department Establishes a Statewide Control Area for Arundo donax Plantations in the State of Oregon. 405. pdf (accessed 18 September 2013). A. R. (1999) A weed risk assessment model for use as a biosecurity tool evaluating plant introductions. Journal of Environmental Management 57, 239–251.
N. Barney, 2012, unpublished data) and in Europe (M. Deuter, Germany, 2010, personal communication). , a discarded potted plant). Sterile varieties of M. , 2011; Matlaga and Davis, 2013), but it has been pointed out that sterility can break down on rare occasions (Glaser and Glick, 2012). Considering the large scale at which M. × giganteus may be planted for bioenergy in the USA and Europe, the chance that a rare recombination event would result in viable offspring may become non-negligible (Glaser and Glick, 2012).
Bioenergy and Biological Invasions: Ecological, Agronomic and Policy Perspectives on Minimizing Risk by Lauren D. Quinn