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Born of Fire - Restoring Sagebrush Steppe

Invasion of non-native grasses have increased the frequency of fires in the sagebrush steppe. Consequences include more damaging fires, declines in sagebrush-dependent species, and changes in soil nutrients. Scientists study how to restore sagebrush areas to promote native species.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-03-04 19:52:47
Description Invasion of non-native grasses have increased the frequency of fires in the sagebrush steppe. Consequences include more damaging fires, declines in sagebrush-dependent species, and changes in soil nutrients. Scientists study how to restore sagebrush areas to promote native species.
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Source United States Geological Survey
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Date Of Record Creation 2009-03-04 19:48:05
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Date Last Modified 2009-03-05 19:25:59
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-03-04 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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