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Demonstrative Pilot Actions to Fight against Invasive Plants on Easter Island
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ONF Conosur S.A.
HOTSPOT
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$40,068
DATES
Dec 2011
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Dec 2012
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$40,068
DATES
Dec 2011
-
Dec 2012

Establish demonstration plots at Ovahe Beach and Rano Kau Crater to trial methods of mechanical removal and control of invasive plant species to ensure the long-term survival of endemic plant species. Arrest the encroachment of invasive plants at important archeological sites and raise awareness amongst the local communities and islands authorities of the real threats that native flora face from invasive plants.

Strategic Direction: 1 Prevent, control, and eradicate invasive species in key biodiversity areas