Saltcedar Management and
Riparian Restoration Workshop
Las Vegas, Nevada
September 17 and 18, 1996
- "Saltcedar: Ecosystem Villain or
- Stephen Moore, Chief, Division of Refuge Operations Support,
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Portland, OR
- Welcome to Nevada and Saltcedar
- Karen R. Denio, Rural Coordinator, Office of Senator Harry
Reid (NV), Carson City, NV
Managing Plant Characteristics and Habitats Affected
- "Saltcedar: Biology, Ecology,
- Dr. Joe DiTomaso, Coop. Extension, Univ. of California, Davis,
- "Physiological Ecology of Saltcedar:
Why It Is a Successful Invader."
- Dr. Stan Smith, Dept. of Biological Science, Univ. of Nevada,
Las Vegas, NV and Dr. Dale Devitt, Dept. of Environmental and
Resource Sciences, Univ. of Nevada, Reno, NV
- "Impacts to Biodiversity (Plants,
Fish, Wildlife, Invertebrates) From Expanding Saltcedar."
- Dr. Jeff Lovich, Biological Resources Division, U.S. Geological
Service, North Palm Springs, CA
- "California's Native Species:
Problems Associated With Saltcedar."
- Cameron Barrows, The Nature Conservancy, Thousand Palms,
- "Saltcedar and Native Species
in New Mexico."
- Dr. Keith Duncan, New Mexico State Univ., Artesia, NM
- "Nevada's Experiences: Loss
of Habitats With Saltcedar."
- Tim Stevenson, Nevada Coop. Extension, Univ. of Nevada --
Reno, Lovelock, NV
- "Mapping Saltcedar Using Spatial
Information Techniques: Just How Much Saltcedar Is There?"
- Dr. Jim Everitt, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural
Research Service, Weslaco, TX
- "Saltcedar: Effects on Threatened
and Endangered Ecosystems, Willow Flycatcher."
- Rob Marshall, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Phoenix, AZ
- Endangered Species Act and the Technical
Advisory Group (TAG) -- "Working Together to Review Proposed
Saltcedar Biological Control Insects for Release"
- Bryan Arroyo, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Arlington,
- "The Nature Conservancy's View: Saltcedar Wrap-Up."
[no paper provided]
- Dr. Teri Knight, The Nature Conservancy, Las Vegas, NV
Management and Restoration
- "Herbicide Options: Arsenal (imazapyr) and Garlon
- Dr. John Smith, American Cyanamide Co., Salem, OR; and Tim
Baldwin, Vegetation Management Specialist, DowElanco, Woodland,
- "Prescribed Burning and Wild Fire."
- Bruce West, Bureau of Land Management, Barstow Resource Office,
Barstow, CA; and Curt Deuser, National Park Service, Lake Mead
National Recreation Area, Boulder City, NV
- "Mechanical Removal and Cut-Stump
- Brian Day, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Kern National
Wildlife Refuge Complex, Delano, CA
- "Saltcedar Biological Control:
Methodology, Exploration, Laboratory Trials, Proposals for Field
Releases, and Ecological Effects."
- Dr. Jack DeLoach, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural
Research Service, Temple, TX
- "Management and Restoration."
- John Taylor, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bosque del Apache
National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Socorro, NM
- "Afton Canyon: A Saltcedar Success
- Tom Egan, Bureau of Land Management, Barstow Resource Office,
- "Getting a Functional Riparian
Community Established With Native Plants After Saltcedar Removal."
- Dr. Ted St. John, Tree of Life Wholesale Nursery, San Juan
- "Should Artificial, Chemical-Based
Water Be Part of the Restoration Process? Options and Techniques."
- Harold Jensen, DriWater Inc., Petaluma, CA
- "Putting It All Together: Management
Strategies and Implementation."
- Bill Neill, Desert Protective Council, Anaheim, CA
List of speakers with contact information
Proceedings Of The
Saltcedar Management Workshop, June 12, 1996, Rancho Mirage, California.
For information on the outcome of this workshop
or integrated weed management in the Pacific Region (Region 1),
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Portland, OR, contact: Scott_Stenquist@fws.gov
Conference proceedings hosted by the National
Invasive Species Information Center