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Drought and Invasive Species Webinar Summary

In September 2017, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service Office of Sustainability and Climate, hosted a webinar that explored drought issues related to invasive plant species. In this webinar, scientists discussed how droughts and climatic changes affect invasive species, both directly and indirectly, through the effects of climate on wildfire. Scientists presented research and case studies on drought, invasive species, and fire from different regions of the United States. This fact sheet summarizes the topics covered in the webinar.

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Fact sheet/Newsletter