Ecosphere paper is out!!

Exciting news today that our Ecosphere paper is out! Burning reveals cryptic plant diversity and promotes coexistence in a California prairie restoration experiment Citation: Young, D. J. N., L. M. Porensky, K. M. Wolf, S. E. Fick, and T. P. Young. 2015. Burning reveals cryptic plant diversity and promotes coexistence in a California prairie restoration experiment. Ecosphere 6(5):81….

Summer watering and fire to control weeds in restored grasslands

Today I had the opportunity to present at the SER-Cal Conference (Society for Ecological Restoration – California) some of my research crossing summer watering/grass flushing with burning to control annual grass cover in restored perennial grasslands in the Central Valley of California. Here you can find the abstract (below), and a PDF version of the presentation…

Please consider supporting Gabe Provost’s family

This website is generally for talking about the ins and outs of my research, but life dictates a lot of that, so I am going to ask you to bear with me as I share a non-scientific plea. One of my newest interns, Gabriel Provost, passed away unexpectedly in February, leaving behind a wife and two…