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Glossary of terms for managing wholes
immature litter - Plant material on the soil surface which is clearly distinguishable from the soil. Compare mature litter.
Related terms: litter
invasive - When humans change ecosystem processes to strongly favor undesirable plants, we then blame these "weeds" for being invasive. Generally this happens when the succession level declines to the point where desirable plants have difficulty reproducing.
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