North Fork Weed Coop Initiative: A watershed initiative in northern Larimer County –By Linda Bell
Weeds….they come on the wind, they drift on the water, and travel overland with help from livestock and humans. Before a rancher, land steward, ditch company, or public land manager can say “blink,” a critical mass of an invasive alien plant species has grabbed a chunk of their best land for occupancy.
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Jim emailed fascinating information on cultural modifications of trees and how they contribute to historical research on forests, click “continue reading” below.
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Read an email exchange between Jim and Paul describing their work on tree ring dating big ponderosas and what this predicts about historical fires in the our area. Who can recommend good natural history references for our winter reading?
Continue reading Fire ecology, ponderosa tree rings….counting…..counting