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- Madsen, Matthew D; Petersen, Steven L.; Fernelius, Kaitlynn J.; Roundy, Bruce A.; Taylor, Alan G.; Hopkins, Bryan G.
- Arid land research and management 2012 v.26 pp. 236
- runoff, etc ; Agropyron cristatum; Elymus wawawaiensis; Juniperus osteosperma; annual weeds; composite polymers; fire ecology; fires; indigenous species; pinyon-juniper; plant growth; propylene oxide; seed germination; seedling emergence; seedlings; semiarid zones; soil surface layers; soil water; trees; water repellent soils; woodlands; Show all 21 Subjects
- ... Despite post-fire reseeding efforts, Pinus-Juniperus (piñon-juniper) woodlands often become invaded by annual weeds that out-compete native species, degrade ecological processes, and modify natural fire patterns. In order to develop successful post-fire restoration approaches in these communities, it is critical that we understand the mechanisms that impair reseeding success. Our objective was to ...