Invasive annual grasses such as cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum), medusahead (Taeniatherum caput-medusae), and ventenata (Ventenata dubia) are devastating western natural areas and rangeland at a landscape scale. These grass invasions favor further invasions while eliminating desirable vegetation and wildlife habitat. Further impacts include:
Speakers will address all of these points, including current management tools for the “triple threat”, highlighting recent research conducted in multiple western states.
Created by Megan Dettenmaier