Managing invasive plants in an urban environment: City of Cape Town as a case study

Managing invasive plants in an urban environment: City of Cape Town as a case study
Dieter Schlange
Invasive Species Management, Environmental Resource Management, Westlake Conservation Office, Ou Kaapse Weg, Postnet Suite 80 Private Bag X26, Tokai, 7966, South Africa

Invasive plant management is the responsibility of every landowner including local municipalities. Managing invasive plants in an urban environment brings its unique challenges and opportunities. This talk will highlight the challenges and opportunities that the Invasive Species Management Unit faces within the City of Cape Town.