Invasive Shrub Removal Benefits Native Plants in an Eastern Deciduous Forest of North America

A field study was established to evaluate the impact of invasive shrubs on native plants. Results after 7 years showed invasive shrub removal increased plant diversity and allowed passive natural regeneration of native plants that exceeded native cover in the unmanaged, ambient forest. Published by Maynard-Bean, E. and M. Kaye. Invasive Plant Science and Management, Volume 12 / Issue 1, March 2019, pp 3 - 10.


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