This science update provides information on the presence and cover of nonnative invasive plants found in forests of the eastern region of the State of Texas based on an annual inventory conducted by the Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) Program at the Southern Research Station of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service in cooperation with the Texas Forest Service. These estimates and coverage maps will be updated on a periodic basis. For more information regarding past inventory reports for this State, inventory program information, field sampling methodology, and estimation procedures, please refer to the citations at the end of this report.
Oswalt, Sonja N.; Oswalt, Christopher M. 2011. Invasive plants found in east Texas forests, 2009 forest inventory and analysis factsheet. e-Science Update SRS–039. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 5 p.