Multifunctional, Scrubby, and Invasive Forests?

@inproceedings{Kull2007MultifunctionalSA,
  title={Multifunctional, Scrubby, and Invasive Forests?},
  author={Christian A. Kull and Jacques Tassin and Haripriya Rangan},
  year={2007}
}
Abstract Australian bipinnate acacias, known locally as mimosa, are widespread on the plateaus and mountains of Madagascar. Rarely, however, do these trees attain their full size, leading to a surprising landscape of ‘scrubby’ wattles. We review the introduction of the wattles, survey their multiple uses in rural livelihoods and environmental management, and analyze the forestry policies, tenure rules, and ecological factors that maintain the trees' scrubby state. This well-adapted plant is an… Expand
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