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Potential Distribution of Bearskin fescue (Festuca gautieri) in Victoria (Nox)

This map of the potential distribution of Bearskin fescue has produced from CLIMATE modelling, overlayed with:

Overlays used

Land uses:
Pasture irrigated and dryland
Broadacre cropping
Horticulture

Broad vegetation types:
Grasslands; plains grassy woodlands; valley grassy forests; riverine grassy woodlands; riparian forests; wimmera mallee/woodland; lowland forest; and swamp scrub.
Map:  Potential distribution Bearskin Fescue
Potential Distribution of Bearskin fescue

Colours indicate possibility of
Festuca gautieri infesting these areas.
Red = Very High
Orange = High
Light Green = Medium
Dark Green = Likely
In the non-coloured areas the plant is unlikely to establish as the climate, soil or landuse is not presently suitable.

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