University of Hawai'i at Mānoa

PACIFIC COOPERATIVE STUDIES UNIT

University of Hawai'i at Mānoa

PACIFIC COOPERATIVE STUDIES UNIT

Stone, C. P., C. W. Smith, and J. T. Tunison (eds.). 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research

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Title Pages, Preface, Acknowledgments, Explanatory Notes, Authors, Table of Contents. Pages v-xv


Illustrated Plate: Perspectives


Loope, Lloyd L. An overview of problems with introduced plant species in national parks and biosphere reserves of the United States. Pages 3-28


Vitousek, Peter M. Effects of alien plants on native ecosystems. Pages 29-41


Mack, Richard N. Characteristics of invading plant species. Pages 42-46


LaRosa, Anne Marie, Robert F. Doren and Lance Gunderson. Alien plant management in Everglades National Park: An historical perspective. Pages 47-63


Halvorson, William L. Alien plants at Channel Islands National Park. Pages 64-96


Illustrated Plate: Status and Distribution of some Important Alien Plants in Hawaii


Wester, Lyndon. Origin and distribution of adventive alien flowering plants in Hawaii. Pages 99-154


Jacobi, James D. and Fredrick R. Warshauer. Distribution of six alien plant species in upland habitats on the island of Hawaii. Pages 155-188


Herbst, Derral R. and Warren L. Wagner. Alien plants on the northwestern Hawaiian islands. Pages 189-224


Whiteaker, Louis D. and Donald E. Gardener. Firetree (Myrica faya) distribution in Hawaii. Pages 225-240


Smith, Clifford W. Distribution, status, phenology, rate of spread, and management of Clidemia in Hawaii. Pages 241-253


Juvik, James O. and Sonia P. Juvik. Mullein (Verbascum thapsus): The spread and adaptation of a temperate weed in the montane tropics. Pages 254-270


LaRosa, Anne Marie. The status of banana poka in Hawaii. Pages 271-299


Anderson, Stephen J., Charles P. Stone and Paul K. Higashino. Distribution and spread of alien plants in Kipahulu Valley, Haleakala National Park, above 2,300 feet elevation. Pages 300-338


Illustrated Plate: Physical and Chemical Control


Santos, Gregory L., Dina Kageler, Donald E. Gardner, Linda W. Cuddihy and Charles P. Stone. Herbicidal control of selected alien plant species in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Pages 341-375


Tunison, Timothy J. Fountain grass control in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park: Management considerations and strategies. Pages 376-393


Smith, Clifford W. and Timothy J. Tunison. Fire and alien plants in Hawaii: Research and management implications for native ecosystems. Pages 394-408


Illustrated Plate: Biological Control


Davis, Clifton J., Ernest Yoshioka and Dina Kageler. Biological control of Lantana, prickly pear and Hamakua Pamakani in Hawaii: Review and update. Pages 411-431


Gardner, Donald E. Plant pathogens as biocontrol agents in native Hawaiian ecosystems. Pages 432-451


Nakahara, Larry M., Robert M. Burkhart and George Y. Funaski. Review and status of biological control of Clidemia in Hawaii. Pages 452-465


Markin, George P., Po-Yung Lai and George Y. Funasaki. Status of biological control of weeds in Hawaii and implications for managing native ecosystems. Pages 466-482


Illustrated Plate: Agency, organization and landowner approaches


Tunison, J. Timothy. Alien plant control strategies in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Pages 485-505


Tunison, J. Timothy and Nicholas G. Zimmer. Success in controlling localized alien plants in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Pages 506-524.


Holt, R. Alan. Control of alien plants on Nature Conservancy preserves. Pages 525-535


Tanimoto, Victor M. and Winona P. Char. Alien plant control on state lands including natural areas. Pages 536-550


Loope, Lloyd L., Ronald J. Nagata and Arthur C, Medeiros. Alien Plants in Haleakala National Park. Pages 551-576


Tulang, Mike. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's rural development approach to alien plant control in Hawaii: A case study. Pages 577-583


Bredhoff, Carl Soot. Introduced plant control on private lands in Hawaii. Pages 584-588


Spoehr, Hardy. Public/private sector partnerships to preserve native ecosystems -- the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands experience. Pages 589-593


Illustrated Plate: Introduced Plants in the Absence of Ungulates


Merlin, Mark D. and James O. Juvik. Relationships among native and alien plants on Pacific islands with and without significant human disturbance and feral ungulates. Pages 597-624


Scowcroft, Paul G. and C. Eugene Conrad. Alien and native plant response to release from feral sheep browsing on Mauna Kea. Pages 625-665


Stone, Charles P., Linda W. Cuddihy and J. Timothy Tunison. Responses of Hawaiian ecosystems to removal of feral pigs and goats. Pages 666-704


Illustrated Plate: Choosing Which Plants to Introduce


Higa, Stan. Plant importation rules and regulations. Pages 707-711


Yee, Rylan S. N. and Wayne C. Gagne'. Activities and needs of the horticulture industry in relation to alien plant problems in Hawaii. Pages 712-725


Osgood, Robert V. and Robert D. Wiemer. Plant introduction needs of the Hawaiian sugar industry. Pages 726-731


Cran, Gordon and Ken Dillingham. Choosing plant introductions: Needs of grazers. Pages 732-735


Illustrated Plate: Choosing Which Plants to Control in Native Ecosystems


Mack, Richard M. and Michael E. Moody. Modeling to predict the fate of invading plants. Pages 739-742


Bridges, Kent W. Rule-based decision making: A way to determine which alien species to control. Pages 743-751


Taylor, Dan. Controlling weeds in natural areas in Hawaii: A manager's perspective. Pages 752-756


Markin, George P. and Ernest Yoshioka. Evaluating proposed biological control programs for introduced plants. Pages 757-778


Illustrated Plate: Ecosystem Approaches, Education, and Community Involvement


Tunison, J. Timothy and Charles P. Stone. Special Ecological Areas: An approach to alien plant control in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Pages 781-798


Stone, Charles P. Environmental education in Hawaii: History and overview. Pages 799-806


Hawkins, John W. Environmental education in the schools. Pages 807-812


Tunison, J. Timothy and Edwin T. Misaki. The use of volunteers for alien plant control at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and The Nature Conservancy's Kamakou preserve. Pages 813-818


Illustrated Plate: In Conclusion...


Tunison, J. Timothy, Clifford W. Smith and Charles P. Stone. Alien plant management in Hawaii: Conclusions. Pages 821-833


Illustrated Plate: Index


Index. Pages 837-887