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- Wick, A.F.; Merrill, S.D.; Toy, T.J.; Liebig, M.A.
- Journal of soil and water conservation 2011 v.66 no.3 pp. 201
- soil stabilization, etc ; Agropyron cristatum; Bromus inermis; Medicago sativa; Psathyrostachys juncea; alfalfa; clay; ecological invasion; electrical conductivity; introduced species; land restoration; mined soils; mining; pH; plant communities; plant response; reclaimed soils; soil depth; soil profiles; soil-plant interactions; topography; North Dakota; Show all 22 Subjects
- ... Reclamation research has shifted from short- to long-term assessment of mine land reclamation management strategies, wherein previously established study sites are revisited. In this study, we assessed long-term (28 y) relations among reestablished plant communities (production and diversity), replaced soil depth following mining (0.2 to 1.4 m [0.7 to 4.6 ft]), and restored slope position (5% nort ...