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One of the positive things I can take from last year is the time I spent around two chefs who opened my eyes to a whole world of flavours and ways to using wild foods in a way which not only makes the very best of there flavours but which ones work well together in a complimentary way. 687 more words
New book published on the population genetics of Himalayan balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) which compares native and introduced populations.
It look at how invasive species can interfere in the structure and functioning of ecosystems, and how a better understanding of the evolution of such species will be useful when planning their management and eradication.
See the book online.
The total costs in Wales of dealing with invasive species over the years has been put at £7bn by Wildlife Trusts Wales, the collective body for nature trusts throughout Wales. 30 more words
Himalayan balsam (Impatiens glandulifera) promotes soil erosion along watercourses, according to research published in the Journal of Soil Sediments last month (Dec 2013) 43 more words