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Old 05-29-2009, 11:08 PM   #1
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Default Widely accepted definition of native plant & sustainability

http://www.fs.fed.us/wildflowers/nativeplantmaterials/documents/FSM_2070.pdf
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Native plants are the indigenous terrestrial and aquatic species that have evolved and occur naturally in a particular region, ecosystem, and habitat.
US Forest Service People's Glossary of Ecomanagement Terms- sustainability
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The ability of an ecosystem to maintain ecological processes and functions, biological diversity, and productivity over time.
The above definitions are widely accepted.
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