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Sand dune pest control

Controlling pest animals and plants is the cornerstone of most ecological restoration projects. The natural processes of sand dunes have often been modified by invasive weeds such as marram (Ammophila arenaria) and kikuyu (Pennisetum clandestinum) grass. Use this page to access essential information plant pest control. For more information go to  Pest control.

Marram and Kikuyu grass, Patea Dump, Taranaki, March 2001

Marram and Kikuyu grass. Susan M. Timmins, DOC

Resources

Weed control on sand dunes(.pdf, 631KB), Northland Regional Council

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