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Reversing scattered tree decline on farms: Implications of landholder perceptions and practice in the Lachlan catchment, New South Wales

Schirmer, Jacqueline; Clayton, Helena; Sherren, Kate

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Scattered trees are declining rapidly on Australian farms, a process that threatens landscape sustainability. Addressing this decline requires, in part, understanding how landholders perceive and manage scattered trees. We explored this via a quantitative survey of landholders in the Lachlan catchment of New South Wales. Although landholders are typically aware that scattered trees are declining more rapidly than other trees on the land they manage, they are less likely to actively encourage...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/65028
Source: Australian Journal of Environmental Management
DOI: 10.1080/14486563.2012.678574

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