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Insights into big sagebrush seedling storage practices

Publications Posted on: September 02, 2015
Big sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata Nutt. [Asteraceae]) is an essential component of shrub-steppe ecosystems in the Great Basin of the US, where degradation due to altered fire regimes, invasive species, and land use changes have led to increased interest in the production of high-quality big sagebrush seedlings for conservation and restoration projects.

Effect of nursery storage and site preparation techniques on field performance of high-elevation Pinus contorta seedlings

Publications Posted on: December 17, 2008
After five years of growth at high-elevations (~3000 m) in Utah, container lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta Dougl. var. latifolia Engelm.) seedlings survived well (80-95%) and grew to similar heights regardless of nursery storage method and site preparation technique.