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RMRS-P-38: Sage-grouse habitat restoration symposium proceedings


Shaw, Nancy L.; Pellant, Mike; Monsen, Stephen B., comps. 2005. Sage-grouse habitat restoration symposium proceedings; 2001 June 4-7, Boise, ID. Proc. RMRS-P-38. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 130 p.

Declines in habitat of greater sage-grouse and Gunnison sage-grouse across the western United States are related to degradation, loss, and fragmentation of sagebrush ecosystems resulting from development of agricultural lands, grazing practices, changes in wildfire regimes, increased spread of invasive species, gas and oil development, and other human impacts. These losses are focusing management efforts on passive and active approaches to maintaining and restoring sagebrush rangelands. This series of 14 papers summarizes current knowledge and research gaps in sagebrush taxonomy and ecology, seasonal sage-grouse habitat requirements, approaches to community and landscape restoration, and currently available plant materials and revegetation technology to provide a basis for designing and implementing effective management prescriptions.

Keywords: Centrocercus urophasianus, Artemisia tridentata, big sagebrush, native species, biodiversity, ecology, revegetation, rehabilitation, shrub steppe


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Sage-grouse habitat restoration symposium
Nancy L. Shaw, Mike Pellant, Stephen B. Monsen
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Sagebrush identification, ecology, and palatability relative to sage-grouse
Roger Rosentreter
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Classification and capabilities of woody sagebrush communities of western North America with emphasis on sage-grouse habitat
Sherel Goodrich
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Seasonal habitat requirements for sage-srouse: spring, summer, fall, and winter
Clait E. Braun, John W. Connelly, Michael A. Schroeder
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Plant succession and approaches to community restoration
Bruce A. Roundy
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Status and use of important native grasses adapted to sagebrush communities
Thomas A. Jones, Steven R. Larson
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Current and potential use of broadleaf herbs for reestablishing native communities
Scott C. Walker, Nancy L. Shaw
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Landscape restoration for greater sage-grouse: implications for multiscale planning and monitoring
Michael J. Wisdom, Mary M. Rowland, Miles A. Hemstrom, Barbara C. Wales
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Big sagebrush response to one-way and two-way chaining in Southeastern Utah
John A. Fairchild , James N. Davis, Jack D. Brothersonv
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Seeding considerations in restoring big sagebrush habitat
Scott M. Lambert
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Strategies to enhance plant structure and diversity in crested wheatgrass seedings
Mike Pellant, Cindy R. Lysne
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Restoring Wyoming big sagebrush
Cindy R. Lysne
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Reseeding big sagebrush: Techniques and issues
Nancy L. Shaw, Ann M. DeBolt, Roger Rosentreter
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Sagebrush-ungulate relationships on the Northern Yellowstone Winter Range
Carl L. Wambolt
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Insects of the Idaho National Laboratory: A compilation and review
Nancy Hampton
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Title: RMRS-P-38: Sage-grouse habitat restoration symposium proceedings
Electronic Publish Date: December 16, 2005
Last Update:
December 16, 2005

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