Melaleuca (paperbark) forest, Oahu, Hawaii 1979

Childs, Iraphne R. (1979) Melaleuca (paperbark) forest, Oahu, Hawaii 1979. [Image]

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Melaleuca (paperbark) forest, Koolau range, Oahu. Melaleuca and Eucalyptus species were introduced to Hawaii in 1865 as windbreaks and for eucalyptus oil production. They have become an invasive species in many parts of the Hawaiian islands.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: trees; melaleucas
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:02
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:38
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
CountryState or RegionCity or TownPlace
United States of AmericaHawaiiHonoluluKoolau range
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