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Utah conservation plan for greater sage-grouse

View plan. This Plan identifies strategies to address localized threats to sage-grouse populations in Utah. Those strategies include—but are not limited to—the following: Identify the highest-priority sage-grouse habitats and migration corridors, and...

Do post-fire fuel treatments and annual grass interact to affect fire regimes in the Great Basin?

View report. These study results provide managers with knowledge of 1) the effects of post-fire fuel treatments on plant community trajectories and subsequent fire regimes across climate and environmental gradients, and 2)...

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National Seed Strategy: Making progress

View progress report. This document highlights work being done to address each goal of the Seed Strategy, followed by ecoregional projects that illustrate the extent of collaborations that are underway to lay...

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The impacts of increasing drought on forest dynamics, structure, and biodiversity in the United States

View report. This report synthesized insights from current understanding of drought impacts at stand-to-biogeographic scales, including management options, and we identify challenges to be addressed with new research. Large stand-level shifts underway...

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Riparian research and management: Past, present, future – Volume 1

View report. Fifty years ago, riparian habitats were not recognized for their extensive and critical contributions to wildlife and the ecosystem function of watersheds. This changed as riparian values were identified and...

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To masticate or not: Useful tips for treating forest, woodland, and shrubland vegetation

View report. This report synthesizes the current knowledge on mastication as a forest management tool. It found that excavators, skid steers, and tractors can all be carrier machines and different types of...

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Seedling-based ecology, management, and restoration in aspen (Populus tremuloides)

View synthesis. This synthesis presents existing information and identifies critical knowledge gaps in our understanding of seed-based aspen regeneration, in particular as it relates to flowering and seed production, as well as...

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Shifting global fire regimes: Lessons from reburns and research needs

View synthesis. This study reviews published studies on reburns in fire-adapted ecosystems of the world, including temperate forests of North America, semi-arid forests and rangelands, tropical and subtropical forests, grasslands and savannas,...

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Common ground regarding the role of wildfire in forested landscapes of the western US

View report. A group of people knowledgeable about wildland fire have produced a 52-page document that attempts to assemble and summarize areas of agreement and disagreement regarding the management of forested areas...

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Hard-copy resources available to you

Want to beef-up your library? You can request the following resources in hard copy from Génie (listed in order of most recent publication date). You can also add them to your electronic...