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Waterplants in Australia

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Waterplants in Australia

A Field Guide

Fourth Edition

GR Sainty  
SW Jacobs  

Colour illustrations
428 pages
Publisher: Sainty & Associates

    Hardback - 2003
ISBN: 9780958105514 - AU $ 65.95



This expanded edition of Waterplants in Australia contains fine line drawings, excellent photographs, identifying characteristics, distribution, history, control, and reproduction, all in a concise, easy-to-use format.

It now contains information on 150 waterplants plus chapters on charophytes, willows and stormwater management. There is also a major contribution on blue-green algae.


How to use this book
Collection for identification
Aquatic plant management
Introductions and invasions
Vulnerable aquatic plants
Pictorial key
Plant descriptions (pages 2-289)
Classification of Australian wetlands
Bloom-forming blue-green algae (Cyanobacteria)
Waterplants – use and abuse
Wetlands for stormwater management: water, vegetation and mosquitoes – a recipe for concern

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