Browsing by Author "Burns, Bruce"

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  • Resilience of New Zealand indigenous forest fragments to impacts of livestock and pest mammals

    Dodd, Mike; Barker, Gary M.; Burns, Bruce; Didham, Raphael; Innes, John G.; King, Carolyn M.; Smale, Mark; Watts, Corinne (New Zealand Ecological Society, 2011)
    A number of factors have combined to diminish ecosystem integrity in New Zealand indigenous lowland forest fragments surrounded by intensively grazed pasture. Livestock grazing, mammalian pests, adventive weeds and altered ...
  • Seedlings of temperate rainforest conifer and angiosperm trees differ in leaf area display

    Lusk, Christopher H.; Pérez-Millaqueo, Manuel Matías; Saldaña, Alfredo O.; Burns, Bruce; Laughlin, Daniel C.; Falster, Daniel S. (Oxford University Press, 2012)
    Background and Aims The contemporary relegation of conifers mainly to cold or infertile sites has been ascribed to low competitive ability, as a result of the hydraulic inefficiency of tracheids and their seedlings initial ...