Heracleum mantegazzianum (Giant Hogweed)

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The Giant Hogweed Best Practice Manual. Guidelines for the management and control of an invasive weed in Europe (2005).

Good practice management guidance for giant hogweed - RAPID LIFE 2018

Mayer, L. (2000). Comparison of Management Techniques for Heracleum mantegazzianum in North and Central Europe. Restoration and Reclamation Review 6(4)

MacDonald, F. and Anderson, H. (2012) Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum): Best Management Practices in Ontario. Ontario Invasive Plant Council, Peterborough, ON

Giant Hogweed Best Management Practices. King County Noxious Weed Control Program (2010)

Giant Hogweed Control Methods - New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (downloaded from website March 2014)

Giant Hogweed Fact Sheet - Sussex Wildlife Trust

Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum).  Countryside Management Publications. Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD)

Best Practice Management Guidelines: Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum). Invasive Species Ireland

Invasive Alien Species Fact Sheet: Heracleum mantegazzianum - NOBANIS (downloaded from website March 2014)

Invasive Species Compendium:  Heracleum mantegazzianum (giant hogweed) - CABI website (11 March 2014)

Managing invasive non-native plants in or near fresh water - Environment Agency 2010

Information Sheet 4: Giant Hogweed - Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH) 2004

Caffrey, J.M. (2001) The Management of Giant Hogweed in an Irish River Catchment. J. Aquat. Plant Manage. 39: 28-33

The Woodland Trust - Giant Hogweed.  Wood Wise - Woodland Conservation News Spring 2013, p 10-11

Anderson, U.V. & Carlov, B. (1996) Long-term effects of sheep grazing on giant hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum). Hydrobiologia 340(1-3): 277-284

Giant Hogweed - Heracleum mantegazzianum - Angling Trust

The Tweed Invasives Project: 18 years of Catchment-wide Control - The Tweed Forum (2020)

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