Transplanting Tree Ferns to Promote Their Conservation in Mexico

@inproceedings{Eleutrio2009TransplantingTF,
  title={Transplanting Tree Ferns to Promote Their Conservation in Mexico},
  author={A. Eleut{\'e}rio and D. P{\'e}rez-Salicrup},
  year={2009}
}
Abstract Adult tree ferns of the genera Cyathea and Alsophila are frequently harvested from tropical forest remnants near the city of Cuetzalan (Puebla, Mexico). Local artisans use the adventitious roots that surround tree fern stems as substrate to make handicrafts. In this region, tree ferns regenerate abundantly in disturbed areas such as roadsides, in which they suffer high mortality due to weeding and other road maintenance activities. Transplantation of young tree ferns from these areas… Expand
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