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Research Project: Integrated Weed Management and Restoration Strategies to Protect Water Resources and Aquatic and Wetland Ecosystems of the Far Western U.S.

Location: Invasive Species and Pollinator Health

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Climate mismatch between introduced biological control agents and their invasive host plants: improving biological control of tropical weeds in temperate regions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Harms, N.E., Knight, I.A., Pratt, P.D., Reddy, A.M., Mukherjee, A., Gong, P., Coetzee, J., Raghu, S., Diaz, R. 2021. Climate mismatch between introduced biological control agents and their invasive host plants: improving biological control of tropical weeds in temperate regions. Insects. 12(6):549. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects12060549.

Biological and host range characteristics of Lysathia flavipes (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), a candidate biological control agent of invasive Ludwigia spp. (Onagraceae) in the USA Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Reddy, A.M., Pratt, P.D., Grewell, B.J., Harms, N.E., Cibils-Stewart, X., Cabrera Walsh, G., Faltlhauser, A. 2021. Biological and host range characteristics of Lysathia flavipes (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), a candidate biological control agent of invasive Ludwigia spp. (Onagraceae) in the USA. Insects. 12(5):471. https://doi.org/10.3390/insects12050471.

Salinity and inundation effects on Iris pseudacorus: implications for tidal wetland invasion with sea level rise Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Grewell, B.J., Gallego-Tevar, B., Gillard, M.B., Futrell, C.J., Reicholf, R., Castillo, J.M. 2021. Salinity and inundation effects on Iris pseudacorus: implications for tidal wetland invasion with sea level rise. Plant and Soil. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11104-021-04997-8.

Biological control of waterhyacinth in California: release and re-distribution of biological control agents 1987-2006 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pitcairn, M.J., Pratt, P.D., Villegas, B., Popescu, V., Borkent, C., Reddy, A.M. 2021. Biological control of waterhyacinth in California: release and re-distribution of biological control agents 1987-2006. Pan-Pacific Entomologist. 97(2):55-66. https://doi.org/10.3956/2021-97.2.55.

Identification of Watermilfoil, Discovery of Hybrid Watermilfoil, and Their Implications for Aquatic Plant Management in the Clark Fork River, Western MT, USA Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Madsen, J.D., Wersal, R.M., Schmid, S.A., Thum, R.A., Welch, M., Phuntumart, V. 2021. Identification of Watermilfoil, Discovery of Hybrid Watermilfoil, and Their Implications for Aquatic Plant Management in the Clark Fork River, Western MT, USA. Biological Invasions. 36(1):111-124. https://doi.org/10.1080/02705060.2021.1908919.