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    Author(s): Jeanne C. Chambers; Jeremy D. Maestas; Mike Pellant
    Date: 2015
    Source: Great Basin Factsheet Series Number 1. Sage Grouse Initiative. 6 p. Online:
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous
    Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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    Land managers are increasingly interested in improving resilience to disturbances, such as wildfire, and resistance to invasive species, such as cheatgrass and medusahead. This factsheet is designed to assist land managers in using resilience and resistance concepts to assess risks, prioritize management activities, and select appropriate treatments.

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    Chambers, Jeanne C.; Maestas, Jeremy D.; Pellant, Mike. 2015. Putting resilience and resistance concepts into practice. Great Basin Factsheet Series Number 1. Sage Grouse Initiative. 6 p. Online:


    resilience, resistance, wildfire, invasive species, cheatgrass, medusahead

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