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Weed management plan for gamba grass (Andropogon gayanus) : 2010

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Title
Weed management plan for gamba grass (Andropogon gayanus) : 2010
Other title
Replaced by Weed management plan for Andropogon gayanus (Gamba Grass) 2014
Creator
Northern Territory. Department of Natural Resources, Environment, The Arts and Sport. Natural Resources Division
Collection
E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Weed management plan
Date
2010
Description
This Weed Management Plan forms part of a strategic approach to gamba grass (Andropogon gayanus) management in the NT, with the overall aim being to mitigate the damage caused by gamba grass in relation to the natural environment, property and infrastructure and public health. A comprehensive weed risk management assessment found gamba grass to be a very high risk weed where potential exists for successful management.
Notes
Made available by via Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).
Table of contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Aim and objectives -- 3. Gamba grass declaration status -- 4. Current distribution -- 5. Management requirements -- 6. Eradication and control methods -- 7. Developing a weed seed spread prevention program -- 8. Tracking progress and judging success -- 9. Support and information for land managers -- Appendix A: Summary of management requirements and related actions – gamba grass in class A/C zone -- Appendix B1: Summary of management requirements and related actions – gamba grass in class B/C zone – small landholdings 20ha or less -- Appendix B2: Summary of management requirements and related actions – gamba grass in class B/C zone – large landholdings of more than 20ha -- Appendix C: Summary of management requirements and related actions – gamba grass in public transport or service corridors -- Appendix D: Suggested gamba grass monitoring report template -- Appendix E: Targets -- List of Figures -- List of Tables
Language
English
Subject
Andropogon gayanus; Control; Gamba grass; Weeds
Publisher name
Northern Territory Government
Place of publication
Palmerston
Edition
2010 edition
Series
Weed management plan
Now known as
Weed management plan for Andropogon gayanus (Gamba Grass) 2014
Previously known as
Weed management plan for gamba grass (Andropogon gayanus) : draft August 2009
Format
iii, 31 pages : colour illustrations and maps ; 30 cm
File type
application/pdf
ISBN
9781921519840
Use
Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)
Copyright owner
Northern Territory Government
License
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Related materials
Submission to the review of the Weed Management Plan for Andropogon Gayanus (Gamba grass) 2010
Related links
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/265105 [Weed management plan for Andropogon gayanus (Gamba Grass) 2014]; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/300740 [Weed management plan for Gamba Grass (Andropogon gayanus) - August 2018]
Parent handle
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/804175
Citation address
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/805221

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