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Information Brochures and Flyers

Appalachian Plant Materials Center Brochure (PDF; 325 KB) Vandevender, J. 2007. Appalachian Plant Materials Center. Alderson, WV. February, 2007. 2p. (ID# 7136).

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Popular Journal or Magazine Articles

District Replaces Trees, Enhances Cultural Diversity (PDF; 19 KB) Minsker, C. 2010. USACE. Huntsville, AL. Volume 11, Number 1. 2p. (ID# 9495).

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Newsletters

Plant Matters Digest (PDF; 6.3 MB) Northeast Regional Plant Materials Staff 2015. NE Regional PMP Staff. Beltsville, MD. Issue 3, Winter 2016. 7p. (ID# 12605).

Plant Matters Digest (PDF; 2 MB) Northeast Regional Plant Materials Staff 2015. NE Regional PMC Staff. Beltsville, MD. Issue 2, Summer 2015. 7p. (ID# 12658).

Appalachian Plant Notes (PDF; 887 KB) Ritz, S. 2013. (ID# 11824).

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Plant Guides

Monarda didyma Plant Guide (PDF; 134 KB) R. Lester 2015. (ID# 12740).

Leersia virginica Plant Guide (PDF; 83 KB) Ritz, S. 2012. (ID# 11000).

Ostrya virginiana Plant Guide (PDF; 92 KB) Ritz, S. 2012. (ID# 11001).

Augusta Orchardgrass Plant Guide (PDF; 74 KB) Vandevender, J. 2008. Appalachian PMC, Alderson, WV. Alderson, WV. September, 2008. 3p. (ID# 8231).

River Alder, Alnus serrulata, Planting guide (PDF; 59 KB) Vandevender, J. 2007. Appalachian PMC. Alderson, WV. February, 2007. 2p. (ID# 7135).

Bermudagrass Planting Guide (PDF; 82 KB) Vandevender, J. 2006. Alderson, WV PMC. Alderson, WV. 3p. (ID# 7038).

Chinquapin Planting Guide (PDF; 121 KB) Vandevender, J. 2006. Alderson, WV PMC. Alderson, WV. 3p. (ID# 7036).

Dwarf Willow Planting Guide (PDF; 65 KB) Vandevender, J. 2006. Alderson, WV PMC. Alderson, WV. 2p. (ID# 7037).

Kura Clover Planting Guide (PDF; 79 KB) Vandevender, J. 2006. Alderson, WV PMC. Alderson, WV. 2p. (ID# 7040).

Sawtooth Oak Planting Guide (PDF; 77 KB) Vandevender, J. 2006. Alderson, WV PMC. Alderson, WV. 2p. (ID# 7035).

Sericea Lespedeza Planting Guide (PDF; 59 KB) Vandevender, J. 2006. Alderson, WV PMC. Alderson, WV. 2p. (ID# 7034).

Switchgrass Planting Guide (PDF; 71 KB) Vandevender, J. 2006. Alderson, WV PMC. Alderson, WV. 4p. (ID# 7033).

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Poster

Effect of Augmented Fast Pyrolysis Biochar on Soil Fertility (PDF; 2.95 MB) Amir Haas, Dharmesh Patel, Zacchaeus Lucas, John Vandevender, Randall Lester 2015. SSSA. (ID# 12644).

Evaluation of Co-Product Bentonite Drilling Mud as a Soil Amendment (PDF; 1.6 MB) Amir Haas, Joseph Kraft, John Vandevender, Randall Lester, John Lucas, and Noah Blackhurst 2015. (ID# 12653).

A Preliminary Investigation Into Forage Quality Attributes of Several Native Eastern Savanna Species (PDF; 197 KB) Vandevender, J., J. Foster, and K. Turner 2009. ENGS. Columbia, SC. 10/2008. 1p. (ID# 8373).

FORAGE POTENTIAL OF AMERICAN POTATO BEAN (PDF; 584 KB) Morales, M.A., J.G. Foster, and J. Vandevender 2009. Beckley, WV. 1p. (ID# 8881).

Preliminary Forage Quality Attributes of Several Native Eastern Savanna Species (PDF; 199 KB) Vandevender, J., J. Foster, and K. Turner 2009. Appalachian PMC. Morgantown, WV. March 6, 2009. 1p. (ID# 8508).

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Propagation Protocol

Amorpha fructosa Propagation Protocol (PDF; 126 KB) J. Vandevender 2015. (ID# 12645).

Lespedeza hirta Propagation Protocol (PDF; 47 KB) J. Vandevender 2015. (ID# 12654).

Rhus aromatica Propagation Protocol (PDF; 50 KB) J. Vandevender 2015. (ID# 12646).

Rhus copallina Propagation Protocol (PDF; 49 KB) J. Vandevender 2015. (ID# 12647).

Rhus glabra Propagation Protocol (PDF; 49 KB) J. Vandevender 2015. (ID# 12648).

Senna hebecarpa Propagation Protocol (PDF; 47 KB) J. Vandevender 2015. (ID# 12741).

Vicia caroliniana Propagation Protocol (PDF; 47 KB) J. Vandevender 2015. (ID# 12655).

Asclepias incarnata Propagation Protocol (PDF; 52 KB) Lester, R. 2014. (ID# 12252).

Asclepias tuberosa Propagation Protocol (PDF; 47 KB) Lester, R. 2014. (ID# 12253).

Carya lacinosa Propagation Protocol (PDF; 59 KB) Vandevender, J. 2014. (ID# 12157).

Carya ovata Propagation Protocol (PDF; 49 KB) Vandevender, J. 2014. (ID# 12151).

Conoclinium coelestinum Propagation Protocol (PDF; 52 KB) Vandevender, J. 2014. (ID# 12152).

Rhus aromatica Propagation Protocol (PDF; 54 KB) Vandevender, J. 2014. (ID# 12153).

Sambucus nigra Propagation Protocol (PDF; 52 KB) Vandevender, J. 2014. (ID# 12154).

Sambucus racemosa Propagation Protocol (PDF; 52 KB) Vandevender, J. 2014. (ID# 12155).

Vitis aestivalis Propagation Protocol (PDF; 47 KB) Lester, R. 2014. (ID# 12254).

Eupatorium altissimum Propagation Protocol (PDF; 70 KB) Vandevender, J. 2012. (ID# 11378).

Eupatorium serotinum Propagation Protocol (PDF; 70 KB) Vandevender, J. 2012. (ID# 11379).

Lespedeza violacea Propagation Protocol (PDF; 56 KB) Vandevender, J. 2012. Native Plant Propagation Protocol Database. Alderson, WV. January, 2012. 3p. (ID# 10998).

Lespedeza virginica Propagation Protocol (PDF; 56 KB) Vandevender, J. 2012. Native Plant Propagation Protocol Database. Alderson, WV. January, 2012. 3p. (ID# 10999).

Monarda didyma Propagation Protocol (PDF; 70 KB) Vandevender, J. 2012. (ID# 11377).

Twoflower melicgrass (Melica mutica) Propagation Protocol (PDF; 48 KB) Vandevender, J. 2011. Native Plant Propagation Database. Alderson, WV. November 2011. 3p. (ID# 10784).

Whitegrass (Leersia virginica) Propagation Protocol (PDF; 48 KB) Vandevender, J. 2011. Native Plant Propagation Protocol Database. Alderson, WV. November, 2011. 3p. (ID# 10783).

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Miscellaneous Popular Articles

'Augusta' Orchardgrass (PDF; 28 KB) Vandevender, J. 2009. WV News and Views. Morgantown, WV. August, 2008. 1p. (ID# 8565).

Highlands Conservancy working for Balsam Fir Conservation and Red Spruce Restoration (PDF; 82 KB) Saville, D. 2009. The Highlands Voice. Charleston, WV. Volume 42, Number 1, January 2009. 1p. (ID# 8566).

Investigators Annual Report for New River National River (2009) (PDF; 12 KB) Vandevender, J. 2009. http://science.nature.nps.gov/research/ac/search/iars/iar?reportid-43325. Alderson, WV. February, 2009. 1p. (ID# 8562).

'Panbowl" River Alder (PDF; 31 KB) Vandevender, J. 2007. WV News and Views. Morgantown, WV. May 2007. (ID# 7432).

Bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon) Grassland Project Plan Update 2006 (PDF; 65 KB) Cragar, R. 2007. WV News and Views. Morgantown, WV. November 2006. 2p. (ID# 7133).

New Name for Alderson PMC (PDF; 21 KB) Vandevender, J. 2007. (ID# 7429).

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PM Annual Progress Report of Activities

2015 Progress Report of Activities (PDF; 57 KB) J. Vandevender 2016. (ID# 12855).

2013 Progress Report of Activities (PDF; 129 KB) Vandevender, J. 2014. 4p. (ID# 12156).

2012 Progress Report of Activities (PDF; 134 KB) Vandevender, J. 2013. (ID# 11737).

2011 Progress Report of Activities (PDF; 108 KB) Vandevender, J. 2012. Alderson, WV. January, 2012. 3p. (ID# 10996).

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Release Brochures

Augusta Orchardgrass Brochure (PDF; 294 KB) Vandevender, J. 2008. Appalachian PMC. Alderson, WV. September, 2008. 3p. (ID# 8232).

'Panbowl' River Alder Release Brochure (PDF; 1.4 MB) Vandevender, J. 2007. (ID# 7430).

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Release Notices

NOTICE OF RELEASE OF THE CULTIVAR ‘RUFFNER’ TALL OATGRASS (PDF; 23 KB) Vandevender, J. 2009. Appalachian PMC, Alderson, WV. Alderson, WV. September 2009. 4p. (ID# 9197).

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PMC Annual Technical Report

Appalachian PMC 2013 Technical Report (PDF; 723 KB) J. Vandevender 2014. (ID# 12337).

2011-2012 Technical Report (PDF; 588 KB) Vandevender, J. 2013. (ID# 12023).

2010 Technical Report (PDF; 1.2 MB) Vandevender, J. 2011. (ID# 10997).

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Other Publication Types

Dichanthelium dichotomum Propagation Protocol (PDF; 47 KB) Vandevender, J. 2009. Native Plant Network. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. 3p. (ID# 9193).

Dichanthelium malacophyllum Propagation Protocol (PDF; 52 KB) Vandevender, J. 2009. Native Plant Network. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. September, 2009. 1p. (ID# 9195).

Dichanthelium villosissimum Propagation Protocol (PDF; 52 KB) Vandevender, J. 2009. Native Plant Network. URL: http://www.nativeplantnetwork.org. Moscow, ID. September, 2009. 1p. (ID# 9196).

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