Fire regimes in Alaskan coastal herbaceous communities and active inland dunes


APPENDIX B: Plant species included in this synthesis. Follow the highlighted links for additional information on species included in FEIS.
Common name Scientific name
Forbs
Achillea millefolium var. borealis boreal yarrow
Chamerion latifolium dwarf fireweed
Heracleum lanatum cow parsnip
Graminoids
Arctophila fulva pendantgrass
Bromus pumpellianus arctic brome
Carex aquatilis water sedge
Carex spp. sedges
Eriophorum spp. cottongrass
Festuca rubra red fescue
Leymus mollis American dunegrass
Zostera marina eelgrass
Shrubs
Alnus spp. alder
Alnus viridis subsp. sinuata Sitka alder
Betula nana dwarf birch
Betula spp. birch
Empetrum nigrum black crowberry
Empetrum spp. crowberry
Kalmia angustifolia sheep-laurel
Rubus chamaemorus cloudberry
Rubus spectabilis salmonberry
Salix niphoclada barrenground willow
Salix richardsonii Richardson willow
Vaccinium spp. blueberry
Trees
Picea glauca white spruce
Picea mariana black spruce
Pinus banksiana jack pine
Populus balsamifera subsp. trichocarpa black cottonwood
Populus tremuloides quaking aspen
Salix alaxensis Alaska willow
Salix glauca grayleaf willow
Lichens
Cladina stellaris star reindeer lichen
Stereocaulon paschale snow lichen
Thamnolia subuliformis whiteworm lichen