Articles by Author: G M Willan

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  1. Rodent Damage in Southern African Plantations: A Review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    This paper reviews the problem of damage by rodents to young exotic trees, mainly pines, in Southern Africa. Damage is mainly attributed to two species, the vlei rat Otomys irroratus and the four-striped mouse Rhabdomys pumilio. Aspects of the biology...
  2. Design and Field Tests of a Modified Small Mammal Livetrap

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Zoology
    A PVC (poly-vinyl-chloride) and metal small mammal live-trap has been developed and subjected to field tests. The PVC traps captured greater numbers of very small rodents and shrews but fewer large rodents than did hardboard ones.
  3. Natural Regeneration of High Forest in Tanganyika

    Natural Regeneration of High Forest in Tanganyika

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal
    The Forest Development Plan for the period 1960–64 allocates less than 10 per cent of the expenditure on field work to natural regeneration but the contribution which natural regeneration makes to forest development is much greater than this proportion would...
  4. Jobs, food, taxis and journals: Complexities of implementing Stepping Stones and Creating Futures in urban informal settlements in South Africa

    Jobs, food, taxis and journals: Complexities of implementing Stepping Stones and Creating Futures in urban informal settlements in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    This paper seeks to refocus debates on structural interventions away from ‘assessing’ their effectiveness towards understanding processes around how such interventions are implemented. Implementation Science is focused on understanding potential challenges of translating interventions from highly controlled conditions into ‘real...