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A study of California quail in New Zealand with particular reference to population ecology
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1966)
California quail, probably Lophortyx californicus brunnescens, were first liberated in New Zealand in 1962. The species’ geographical range and habitat types are described. A general account then follows of local diurnal ...
Studies on the microbial ecology of soils from Pinus radiata (D. Don) forests
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1969)
Early in 1962 the Forest Research Institute of the New Zealand Forest Service became aware that stands of second crop Pinus radiata (D. Don) on some areas of the Moutere Gravel formation were showing slow growth and had ...
Flow in xylem
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1968)
Solutions of either ³²P or ⁴²K were drawn through segments of green and dormant poplar by applying a vacuum pressure at the upper end. Uptake was shown to consist of two fractions, the first passing through the stem via ...