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  • Rutherford, MC (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1979-01)
    Aboveground peak season biomass is given for 11 woody species in each of five belt transects under study. Mean aerial biomass for all species was 16 273 kg ha, made up of 14 937 kg ha wood, 236 kg ha current season's twigs ...
  • Moran, VC; Moran, PM (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1982-12)
    A compilation of references to research on alien invasive plants in South Africa is given. Crop weeds and indigenous plants are not included. Reference is made to 457 publications. Keyword listings and a keyword index are ...
  • Endrody-Younga, S (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1982-09)
    A study of the composition, biology and impact of the arthropod fauna associated with dung and other decaying matter was carried out on the Nylsvley Nature Reserve and on a neighbouring farm from June 1975 to July 1976. A ...
  • Jacobsen, NHG (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-12)
    A survey of the distribution, status and general ecology of amphibians, reptiles and mammals was undertaken on the Nylsvley Nature Reserve, Transvaal from mid-1974 to mid-1977 as part of the South African Savanna Ecosystem ...
  • Davies, BR; Davies, T; Frazer, J; Chutter, FM (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1982-09)
    This bibliography is a direct outcome of the SIL-UNEP Workshop on African Limnology held at the University of Nairobi, Kenya, between 16-23 December, 1979. Part 1 of the framework document for the A4 section of the Workshop ...
  • Jarman, ML; Cowling, RM; Haynes, R; Kruger, FJ; Pierce, SM; Moll, G (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1981-08)
    References to 814 publications are presented, together with keyword listings and a keyword index. This bibliography forms part of the Phase I review and synthesis activity of the Fynbos Biome Project.
  • Darracott, DA; Brown, AC (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1980-02)
    This bibliography was sponsored by the Marine Biology Section of the South African National Committee for Oceanographic Research (SANCOR). It has been attempted to include all publications which appeared before the end of ...
  • Cooper, J; Brooke, RK (1981-12)
    The titles of 2 088 publications are given which refer to seabirds in the waters of southern Africa, the Prince Edward Islands, the Tristan da Cunha group and Gough Island. An index lists the relevant publications by number ...
  • Darracott, DA; Cloete, CE (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1976-06)
    The South African Committee in Oceanographic Research (SANCOR) has been requested to compile a comprehensive bibliography on marine biology in South Africa. It is hoped that it will appear in 1977. SANCOR has made funds ...
  • Tarboton, WR (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-09)
    A provisional avifaunal checklist based on observations made during the period September 1974 to July 1976 is presented. Of 325 species recorded, 197 are classified as resident, 64 as migrant, 14 as sporadic, 13 as vagrant ...
  • SANCOR (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1978-01)
    With the ever-increasing demands on the resources of our planet, man's attention during recent years has turned more and more to the resources of the ocean and it is being increasingly recognized that the proper exploitation ...
  • Siegfried, WR; Davies, BR (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1982-09)
    One of the main challenges facing mankind is to find answers to pressing problems attending the utilization of natural resources, while at the same time taking care not to create even greater problems in the future. In ...
  • Furniss, PR (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-09)
  • Gandar, MV (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1982-10)
    This report synthesizes information gained from a study of an experimental fire ignited in an 182 ha portion of the Savanna Ecosystem Project study area in early September 1978. Three smaller fires, each covering 1 ha ...
  • Moll, EJ; Campbell, BM; Cowling, RM; Bossi, L; Jarman, ML; Boucher, C (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1984-03)
    A scheme of major categories of the vegetation in and adjacent to the fynbos biome is given as a second approximation after Acocks1 Veld Types (1953). A four tier hierarchy is presented with nineteen categories of vegetation. ...
  • SANCOR (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1981-03)
    This document describes the Initial framework for a cooperative marine ecological research programme in the South African Benguela Current region, for the period 1982-1986. The programme is called the Benguela Ecology ...
  • Kruger, FJ (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1978-06)
    The objectives, organization and research programme of the Fynbos Biome Project being undertaken in the south-west and southern Cape are described. The project is a cooperative multi-disciplinary study of the ecological ...
  • Mentis, MT; Huntley, BJ (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1982-10)
    The objectives, organization and research programme of the Grassland Biome Project are described against a background of the biome's ecological characteristics and environmental problems. Four principal research topics wil ...
  • CSIR National Scientific Programmes Unit, CSIR (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1978-12)
    The savanna ecosystem project being undertaken at Nylsvley in the northern Transvaal is an attempt to improve our ability to predict events within the savanna grazing lands of southern Africa, in particular to predict the ...
  • Brooks, GR (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1977-04)
    This survey of current practice relating to the disposal and recycling of waste paper was commissioned by the Committee for Solid Wastes, through the National Scientific Programmes Unit of the CSIR. It was undertaken by ...