Habitat invasions by alien plants: a quantitative comparison among Mediterranean, subcontinental and oceanic regions of Europe

@article{Chytr2008HabitatIB,
  title={Habitat invasions by alien plants: a quantitative comparison among Mediterranean, subcontinental and oceanic regions of Europe},
  author={Milan Chytr{\'y} and Lindsay C. Maskell and Joan Pino and Petr Py{\vs}ek and Montserrat Vil{\`a} and Xavier Font and Simon M. Smart},
  journal={Journal of Applied Ecology},
  year={2008},
  volume={45},
  pages={448-458}
}
Summary 1. Although invasions by alien plants are major threats to the biodiversity of natural habitats, individual habitats vary considerably in their susceptibility to invasion. Therefore the risk assessment procedures, which are used increasingly by environmental managers to inform effective planning of invasive plant control, require reliable quantitative information on the extent to which different habitats are susceptible to invasion. It is also important to know whether the levels of… Expand

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