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- Marshall, Jordan M.
- Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 2014 v.141 no.1 pp. 29-38
- Cirsium; Stellaria; Tanacetum; correlation; dunes; ecosystems; microhabitats; plant communities; plant density; rare species; rocks; sand; shorelines; soil pH; species diversity; surveys; topography; vegetation cover; Great Lakes
- ... Dune ecosystems along the Great Lakes shoreline provide essential habitat for specialized plant communities and several state and federal listed rare species. I conducted a vegetation survey in Grand Sable Dunes, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, MI, in an effort to investigate the hypothesis that physical dune characteristics influence the distribution of encountered listed species of concern. T ...