Eradication of Alien Plants on Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand

@inproceedings{West2002EradicationOA,
  title={Eradication of Alien Plants on Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands, New Zealand},
  author={Carol J West},
  year={2002}
}
In order to protect the endemic ecosystem of Raoul Island (2943 ha), a programme to eradicate alien plants commenced in 1972. Almost 30 years on it is possible that seven species have been eradicated, none of which was widespread but some of which were difficult to control. There are another 22 species on the eradication list, most of which are barely present. Seven species represent the greatest threat at present and also are the most difficult to control. These are Senna septemtrionalis… CONTINUE READING

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