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Sustainable Land Use Post-mining

Native heaths (Epacridaceae) fail to rehabilitate consistently in sufficient numbers to guarantee a return to pre-mined floristic diversity and biomass. On average, less than 10% of heath species are recovered after mining. A wide range of field, nursery and laboratory experiments were conducted to investigate the causes of poor regeneration and possible remedies.

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