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Plant response to habitat fragmentation : clues from species and functional diversity in three Cape lowland vegetation types of South Africa
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The South African Cape lowlands have been severely transformed and reduced to fragments embedded in matrices of various activities. With the need to prioritise conservation efforts, information on the ...
Management of Acacia species seed banks in the Table Mountain National Park, Cape Peninsula, South Africa
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-12)
Within the Table Mountain National Park (TMNP), Western Cape, South Africa, various management practices have been undertaken in the removal of alien vegetation. While considerable success in the control of alien plants ...
The short term impact of a collection of commercial Cape honeybee (Apis mellifera capensis Esch.) colonies on invertebrate flower visitors within a near pristine fynbos habitat in the Cape Floristic Region
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
Apiculture in the Western Cape is a well-developed industry based on honey production and pollination services to agriculture. Apart from Eucalyptus trees, fynbos vegetation serves well as bee forage to managed honeybee ...