Sessions Tagged With 'rangelands'

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Monitoring Approaches for Targeted Grazing Projects

Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

Presented by Dr. Marc HorneyDr. Marc Horney is an Assistant Professor of Rangeland Resource Management at the California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo. The focus of this presentation is on monitoring and documentation of the effects of grazing management...

Choosing and Developing the Animal for the Job

Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 12:30 pm EDT

Presented by Dr. Rachel FrostDr. Rachel Frost is a rangeland scientist who is currently coordinator of the Missouri River Conservation Districts Council. Rachel’s research and outreach has focused on using targeted grazing to manage invasive plants. Yes, this presentation will...

Diet Selection Basics

Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

Presented by Dr. Karen Launchbaugh Targeted Grazing Workshops Completed in Spring 2015: Why Targeted Grazing? by Dr. John Walker, Texas A & M University Plant Ecology & Response to Grazing by Dr. John Hendrickson, ARS Northern Great Plains Research Laboratory Diet...

Vegetation restoration in response to pinon and juniper control treatments

Monday, March 23, 2015 at 10:00 am EDT

Bruce Roundy, Plant Ecologist, Brigham Young University, discusses vegetation restoration in response to piñon and juniper control treatments.

Post-fire seeding methods for establishing diverse native communities in the Great Basin

Monday, March 23, 2015 at 10:00 am EDT

Jeff Ott, Research Geneticist at the USFS Rocky Mountain Research Station, Boise, ID, and Steve Monsen, Botanist, retired from the USFS RMRS, Provo, UT, discuss methods for large-scale restoration following fire in the Great Basin and discussion of aerial seeding and broadcast...

Plant Ecology & Response to Grazing

Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

Presented by Dr. John HendricksonDr. John Hendrickson is a rangeland scientist at the Northern Great Plains Research Laboratory of the USDA Agricultural Research Service in Mandan, North Dakota. Dr. Hendrickson earned his Ph.D. from Texas A&M University with research that...

Why Targeted Grazing?

Friday, March 13, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

Presented by Dr. John WalkerDr. John Walker will describe the array of landscape goals that can be addressed with targeted grazing. Go ahead, put it on your schedule and treat yourself to a short intellectual vacation. For extra enjoyment, ask a friend or colleague to join...

Fuels Management by Disturbance Response Groups

Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 10:00 am EST

Use the links below to navigate to specific sections within the presentation. 00:00 Fuel Management by Disturbance Response Groups01:40 Fuels/Vegetation Management Planning02:31 Planning Area02:38 Planning Area and Soils03:44 Actual Treatment Implementation04:26 Examples of...

Sage Grouse Initiative: Intro to Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation in the U.S.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST

Listen in as Sage Grouse Initiative rangeland conservationist Kelsey Molloy explains the benefits and challenges of working to conserve the Greater Sage-Grouse in the Western United States.This webinar is a wonderful introduction to sage grouse conservation, and is a great...

Post-Fire Rangeland Response under Different Grazing Management Scenarios

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 10:00 am EST

Use the links below to navigate to specific sections within the presentation.00:00 Post-Fire Rangeland Response00:37 Post-Fire Management01:52 Project Overview02:47 Project Sites05:33 McDermitt Response06:45 Squaw Valley Response07:18 Treatments09:40 Plot 5 Spring - Post...

Bison-cattle interactions on the Henry Mountains of Utah

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 12:00 am EDT

Dr. Dustin Ranglack's PhD deffense. Wildland Resources Dept Utah State University.

Working with Rangeland Fire Protection Associations

Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:00 am EDT

Presented by Gordon Foster, Rangeland Fire Protection Coordinator with the Oregon Department of Forestry, discusses working with Rangeland Fire Protection Associations; what they do, how they work, and public agency and association cooperation.

Using Photopoints to Monitor Rangeland

Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:00 am EDT

Dr. Patrick Reece describes a tried-and-true method for using photopoints to monitor range condition before, during, and after drought. For more information, see

Monitoring During and After Drought

Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:00 am EDT

This presentation by Julie Elliot, Colorado NRCS describes what to look for when monitoring the effect of drought on your rangeland. Originally presented May 15, 2014 in a webinar hosted by the National Drought Mitigation Center.For more information, see...

Effects Of Imazapic Over Four Years Post-Treatment

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 10:00 am EDT

Gene Schupp, Professor of Plant Population Ecology and Restoration Ecology with Utah State University, presented preliminary research findings on plant responses to imazapic and other treatments after four years post-treatment.