Giant Alien
Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum) a pernicious invasive weed: Developing a sustainable strategy for alien invasive plant management in Europe

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Published in May 2005 by the Giant Alien Project/Forest & Landscape Denmark

The authors:
Olaf Booy, Dept. of Environmental Sciences, University of Hertfordshire, UK
Matthew Cock, CABI Bioscience Switzerland Centre, Switzerland
Lutz Eckstein, Institute of Landscape Ecology and Landscape Planning, Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
Steen Ole Hansen, Zoological Institute, University of Bern, Switzerland
Jan Hattendorf, Zoological Institute, University of Bern, Switzerland
Jörg Hüls, Institute of Landscape Ecology and Landscape Planning, Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
Šárka Jahodová, Dept. of Environmental Sciences, University of Hertfordshire, UK
Lukáš Krinke, Regional Museum Kladno, Czech Republic
Lenka Moravcová, Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Jana Müllerová, Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Wolfgang Nentwig, Zoological Institute, University of Bern, Switzerland
Charlotte Nielsen, Danish Centre for Forest, Landscape and Planning, Denmark
Annette Otte, Institute of Landscape Ecology and Landscape Planning, Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
Jan Pergl, Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Irena Perglová, Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Ilze Priekule, Latvian Plant Protection Research Centre, Latvia
Petr Pyšek, Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Hans Peter Ravn, Danish Centre for Forest, Landscape and Planning, Denmark
Jan Thiele, Institute of Landscape Ecology and Landscape Planning, Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
Olga Treikale, Latvian Plant Protection Research Centre, Latvia
Sviatlana Trybush, Plant and Invertebrate Ecology Section, Rothamsted Research, UK
Ineta Vanaga, Latvian Plant Protection Research Centre, Latvia
Rüdiger Wittenberg, CABI Bioscience Switzerland Centre, Switzerland

Editors:
Charlotte Nielsen, Hans Peter Ravn, Wolfgang Nentwig and Max Wade
Giant Alien Project (2002-2005) has been financed by the European Commision within the 5th Framework Programme, Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development’, project no. EVK2-CT-2001-00128