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A brief report of our meeting on Thursday 28 February with guest speaker Dr John Hall.

His topic was: Can weeds save a rainforest? Fragmentation, Restoration and Succession.

Although seldom talked about, habitat fragmentation is one of the fundamental issues of our age. Secondary regrowth - where vegetation regrows naturally and spontaneously following a history of habitat loss, without human intervention or management - can restore much needed biodiversity and connectivity to fragmented landscapes. 

Read the full article here