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This proceedings contains 50 papers including an overview of shrubland ecosystem dynamics in a changing environment and several papers each on vegetation dynamics, management concerns and options, and plant ecophysiology as well as an account of a Jornada Basin field trip. Contributions emphasize…
Author(s): Jerry R. Barrow, E. Durant McArthur, Ronald E. Sosebee, Robin J. Tausch
Keywords: climate change, environmental change, deserts, desert plants, land management, plant ecology, plant ecophysiology
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-338. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 275 p.
Year: 1996
Includes 62 papers dealing with wildland shrubs and restoration of arid lands. The key topics include: overview, restoration and revegetation, ecology, genetic integrity, management options, and field trip.Individual papers from…
Author(s): Bruce A. Roundy, E. Durant McArthur, Jennifer S. Haley, David K. Mann
Keywords: rehabilitation, revegetation, revegetation plants, restoration ecology, deserts, desert plants
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-315. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 384 p.
Year: 1995
While monocots lack the ability to produce a vascular cambium or woody growth, some monocot lineages evolved a novel lateral meristem, the monocot cambium, which supports secondary radial growth of stems. In contrast to the vascular cambium found in woody angiosperm and gymnosperm species, the…
Author(s): Matthew Zinkgraf, Suzanne Gerttula, Andrew Groover
Keywords: wood formation, desert plants, Joshua Trees
Source: Journal of Integrative Plant Biology. 59(6): 436-449
Year: 2017
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