How does one farming couple repair 370 ha of native forest severely infested with Lantana and affected by Bell Miner–Associated Dieback (BMAD)? After their use and improvement of ‘splatter gun’ technology to control Lantana, the once declining forests, with ailing trees, are now vigorously regenerating and most trees are recovering. This raises the question of whether Lantana presence may be a critical element in a complex process of ecosystem breakdown.
Regenerating native forest using splatter gun techniques to remove Lantana
Article first published online: 29 NOV 2011
© 2011 Ecological Society of Australia
Ecological Management & Restoration
Volume 12, Issue 3, pages 164–174, December 2011
How to Cite
Somerville, S., Somerville, W. and Coyle, R. (2011), Regenerating native forest using splatter gun techniques to remove Lantana. Ecological Management & Restoration, 12: 164–174. doi: 10.1111/j.1442-8903.2011.00608.x
- Issue published online: 29 NOV 2011
- Article first published online: 29 NOV 2011
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