Accession Number:

AD0779019

Title:

The Effects of Herbicides in South Vietnam. Part B. Working Papers: The Ecological Role of the Fern ('Acrostichum aureum') in Sprayed and Unsprayed Mangrove Forests,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The specific objectives of the study were twofold To estimate within mangrove forests the area which has been taken over by this fern following the spraying of herbicides and to study the biological and ecological factors affecting the rate of spread of the fern.

Subject Categories:

  • Pesticides Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE