Desert Road Broom (Cytisus scoparius)

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21 Oct 2015

This dataset was first added to LRIS Portal on 21 Oct 2015.

This raw aerial photography of the Desert Road stretch of SH 1 running through the Central Plateau is provided to members of the Desert Rd Invasive Legume Control Group so that they can locate plants and prioritize areas where ground control is required.

Broom produces chemicals that prevent native seedlings establishing and then forms dense thickets able to shade out all other regenerating plants. This can occur from the road edge right to the snow line.

Information
Category Biota > Ecology > Ecological parameter > Species
Tags Desert Road, Broom, Imagery, Weed
Regions Rangipo, Waiouru
Technical Details
Layer ID 48438
Data type Image/Raster
Resolution Unknown
History
Added 21 Oct 2015
Last updated 21 Oct 2015
Revisions 4 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on Sept. 26, 2016 from 4 KEA sources in NZGD2000 / New Zealand Transverse Mercator 2000.

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