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Research Project: Restoring and Managing Great Basin Ecosystems

Location: Range and Meadow Forage Management Research

Title: Developing conservation measures to restore and rehabilitate rangelands on degraded sage-grouse habitat in southeastern Oregon

Author
item Arispe, Sergio - Oregon State University
item Johnson, Dustin - Oregon State University
item Davies, Kirk

Submitted to: Extension Reports
Publication Type: Government Publication
Publication Acceptance Date: 11/15/2018
Publication Date: N/A
Citation: N/A

Interpretive Summary: Restoring degraded sagebrush-dominated communities is challenging. We evaluated a mechanical treatment and a fire treatment followed by seeding either natives or introduced grass species. Preliminary results are inconclusive, but will we continue to monitor the treatments for the next two years.

Technical Abstract: Restoring degraded sagebrush-dominated communities is challenging. We evaluated a mechanical treatment and a fire treatment followed by seeding either natives or introduced grass species. Preliminary results are inconclusive, but will we continue to monitor the treatments for the next two years.