A Systems Approach to Seedling Establishment on Degraded Rangeland: Managing Ecological Processes Driving Recruitment Bottlenecks (Brunson)
Range and Meadow Forage Management Research
2012 Annual Report
1a.Objectives (from AD-416):
Quantify social factors that influence restoration decision making.
1b.Approach (from AD-416):
The approach is use surveys and interviews to quantify the social factors that influence the restoration decision making process.
Progress was made on Objective 3 from parent Project 5360-22000-004-00D: Validate the improved EBIPM framework for use in cheatgrass and medusahead-dominated or threatened ecosystems. We have designed and disseminated initial beta survey forms that will be used to guide development of the full survey. Initial interviews with public land managers have been completed to inform development of the full survey.