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Refuge Notebook: Are we winning the war on invasives?

...disturbance and virtually no invasion; some of the oldest lines from the 1950s and 1960s were barely discernable from surrounding vegetation. Most of these sites are rarely visited for any reason, and many were in wetlands. Future invasion is unlikely in these...

...has rendered that groundwater unfit for human consumption and endangers the public health or welfare, or fish, animals, vegetation or any other part of the natural habitat in which it is found," the lawsuit said.Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook said...
Learning after the burn: Fish and Game to study moose population

...forest types that moose need. The particular circumstances of the Funny River fire created other variables that could affect vegetation regrowth and the resulting moose behavior. Because the Funny River fire occurred in May, "there was still frost under the...
Kenai talks 2014 dipnet fishery

...where people damage the wetlands habitat. "We have taken proactive measures to protect those sensitive wetlands because the vegetation doesn't just grow back overnight. It takes years," he said. "This is an evolving process and we are always looking...
Fish need riparian vegetation to stay off the river bank and its vegetation. Why is this necessary? Seems a little...shrubs and grasses that make up riparian vegetation depend on the land beside the river...of the important roles that riparian vegetation plays. With the vegetation removed...
Refuge Notebook: A journey through botanical time

...collection is an exciting opportunity for a vegetation ecologist. My recent trip to a number...included wildlife, bird, range, and vegetation experts. The diverse group illustrated...invasive plant species and assist with vegetation work. Islands are fascinating habitats...
Research links the forests of the Kenai Peninsula and Amazon

...detection and Ranging) that scans the vegetation structure and provides a detailed picture...Kenai are replaced by other types of vegetation, for example lighter-colored grasses...structure is replaced by a different type of vegetation, such as grasses, wind patterns near...
With changes coming, borough needs strong leader

...grandchildren. Look around; land is being cleared from corner to corner, without any provision to save a percentage of existing vegetation or new landscaping. Shops and industrial are being built faster than houses. Next will be the demand for more services...
Homer neighbors look to stop beach abuse

...trail from Main Street down to the beach. Over the years, vegetation has grown up in the Vanns' protected area - a dramatic contrast...lands, but we also want to protect the beach berms and the vegetation," Delehanty said.No formal proposals on restricting access...
Federal requirements for Alaska LNG project laid out during lunch meeting

...impacts and define project scope. The reports include: ? Project description ? Water use, quality ? Fish, wildlife and vegetation ? Cultural resources ? Socioeconomics ? Geological resources ? Soils ? Land use, recreation and aesthetics...


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