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Publications - Upper Colorado Environmental Plant Center

The Upper Colorado Environmental Plant Center has published the following documents to solve specific resource conservation needs. Click on the document title to view each document. If you encounter any problems with the files provided on this page, please contact the PM Program Webmaster at 520-292-2999 Ext. 112.

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Information Brochures and Flyers

Plants for Conservation Buffers in the Colorado PMC Service Area (PDF; 234 KB) USDA-NRCS Upper Colorado Environmental Plant Center 2000. USDA-NRCS Upper Colorado Environmental Plant Center. Meeker, CO. Aug. 2000. 2p. (ID# 3120).

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Plant Fact Sheets

Clay-loving Wild Buckwheat (Eriogonum pelinophilum) Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 138 KB) Taliga, C. 2012. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 2p. (ID# 11207).

Kremmling Milkvetch ( Astragalus osterhoutii) Fact Sheet (PDF; 150 KB) Taliga, C. 2012. USDA NRCS State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 2p. (ID# 11202).

Mancos Milkvetch (Astragalus humillimus) Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 255 KB) Taliga, C. 2012. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 2p. (ID# 11206).

Penland's Eutrema (Eutrema penlandii) Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 188 KB) Taliga, C. and G. Glenne 2012. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 2p. (ID# 11203).

Prairie Sagewort (Artemisia frigida) Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 255 KB) Taliga, C. and S. Parr 2012. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 2p. (ID# 11205).

Smooth Oxeye (Heliopsis helianthoides) Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 125 KB) Taliga, C., R.L. Wynia, and S.V. Belt 2012. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 2p. (ID# 11204).

Fact Sheet Bottlebrush Squirreltail (PDF; 171 KB) Plumb, H. 2010. Meeker, CO. April 2010. 2p. (ID# 9734).

Plant Fact Sheet- Colorow Germplasm black chokecherry (PDF; 82 KB) Plumb, H. 2009. UCEPC. Meeker, Colorado. 9/3/2009. 2p. (ID# 8987).

Arizona Fescue Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 85 KB) Rosales, M. 2008. Meeker, CO. 2p. (ID# 8038).

Plant Fact Sheet- Utah Serviceberry (PDF; 90 KB) Noller, G.L. 2008. (ID# 8042).

Plant Fact Sheet- Antelope Bitterbrush (PDF; 207 KB) Noller, G.L. 2006. Several listed in plant guide. Meeker, Colorado. 8/23/06. 2p. (ID# 6659).

Plant Fact Sheet/Utah sweetvetch (PDF; 141 KB) Rosales, M. 2006. Various. Meeker, Colorado. August-2006. 2p. (ID# 6661).

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Popular Journal or Magazine Articles

Notice of Release of 'Continental' Basin Wildrye (PDF; 1.6 MB) Jones, T.A., S.D.Parr, S.R.Winslow, and M.A.Rosales 2009. Native Plants Journal. Vol. 10, No. 1, Spring 2009. 5p. (ID# 8741).

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Newsletters

All Plants Considered Colorado Plant Materials Program Newsletter (PDF; 792 KB) Taliga, C. and R. Sparks 2012. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 6p. (ID# 11208).

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Plant Guides

Bigelow's Tansyaster (Machaeranthera bigelovii) Plant Guide (PDF; 161 KB) Taliga, C. 2012. USDA NRCS State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 4p. (ID# 11201).

Bluestem Penstemon, (Penstemon cyanocaulis) Plant Guide (PDF; 308 KB) Taliga, C. 2012. USDA NRCS State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2012. 4p. (ID# 11200).

Clay-loving wild buckwheat (Eriogonum pelinohilum) (PDF; 216 KB) Taliga, C.. and G. Glenne 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver, Colorado. September. 4p. (ID# 10710).

Kremmling Milkvetch, (Astragalus osterhoutii) Plant Guide (PDF; 190 KB) Taliga, C. 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver, Colorado. September 2011. 3p. (ID# 10709).

Mancos Milkvetch (Astragalus humillimus) Plant Guide (PDF; 265 KB) Taliga, C. 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver, CO. September 2011. 4p. (ID# 10717).

Penland' eutrema (Eutrema penlandii) Plant Guide (PDF; 312 KB) Taliga, C. and G. Glenne 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver, Colorado. September. 3p. (ID# 10711).

Plant Guide for Tufted Hairgrass (PDF; 242 KB) St. John, L., D. Ogle, S. Parr, and D. Darris 2011. Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, Idaho. January 14, 2011. 7p. (ID# 10224).

Plant Guide- Chokecherry (PDF; 139 KB) Plumb, H. 2009. Various, UCEPC. Meeker, Colorado. 9/17/2009. 9p. (ID# 8988).

Arizona Fescue - Plant Guide (PDF; 120 KB) Rosales, M. 2008. Meeker, CO. 3p. (ID# 8036).

Plant Guide Utah Serviceberry (PDF; 106 KB) Noller, G.L. 2008. Meeker, CO. August,2008. 2p. (ID# 8041).

Plant Guide-Antelope Bitterbrush (PDF; 223 KB) Noller, G.L. 2006. Various, listed. Meeker, Colorado. 8/23/06. 2p. (ID# 6658).

Plant Guide/Utah Sweetvetch (PDF; 170 KB) Rosales, M. 2006. Various as listed in plant guide references. Meeker, Colorado. August-2006. 3p. (ID# 6662).

Big Saltbush Plant Guide (PDF; 166 KB) Dyer, D. and R. O'Beck 2005. USDA-NRCS National Plant Data Center. Davis, Ca. April 2005. 2p. (ID# 5870).

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Poster

Tamarisk Management Efforts in Colorado (PDF; 1.1 MB) Taliga, C. and K. Floyd 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver, Colorado. February. 1p. (ID# 10708).

Conserving the Heritage of Native Plants (PDF; 2.1 MB) Winslow, S.R., P. Broyles, M. Knudson, S. Parr, and D. Tilley 2005. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. June 2005. 1p. (ID# 6026).

Fate of Fall-Planted Bitterbrush Seed at Maybell Colorado Presented at Intermountain Native Plant Summit III Boise Idaho (PDF; 64 KB) Hammon, R. and G.L. Noller 2004. Info from native site at Maybell Co. Boise, Idaho. November 3,4,5 2004. 1p. (ID# 6393).

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Miscellaneous Popular Articles

Proceedings, Annual Technical Advisory Meeting, 2004 (PDF; 9.7 MB) Dittberner, P., Hassell, J. Davison, T. Carlson, and P. Zimmerman 2005. UCEPC, Dittberner, Phil; Carlson, Tim; Davison, Jay; and Paul Zimmerman. Meeker, CO. 2004. (ID# 6356).

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Major Publications

Native Plants for National Parks Plant Materials Project Summary Report FY 2012 (PDF; 6.4 MB) USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service 2014. Introd uction and compilation by Christine Taliga, acting National Park Service Plant Materials Technical Advisor. 2014. DOI National Park Service; USDA NRCS State Office, Denver, Colorado.. 2012 Summary Report. 74p. (ID# 12336).

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PM Annual Progress Report of Activities

Colorado Plant Materials Program Progress Report (PDF; 423 KB) Taliga, C. 2012. USDA NRCS State Office. Denver, Colorado. September 2012. 4p. (ID# 11199).

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Release Brochures

Brochure 'San Luis' Slender wheatgrass (PDF; 217 KB) Plumb, H. 2010. Meeker, CO. Sept. 2010. 2p. (ID# 9735).

Pueblo Germplasm Bottlebrush Squirreltail (PDF; 182 KB) Plumb, H. 2010. Release information, plant guide and fact sheet. Meeker, CO. May, 2010. 2p. (ID# 9537).

Wapiti Germplasm Bottlebrush Squirreltail (PDF; 150 KB) Plumb, H. 2010. Release information, plant guide and fact sheet. Meeker, CO. May, 2010. 2p. (ID# 9538).

Colorow Germplasm Black chokecherry (PDF; 228 KB) Plumb, H. 2009. Release information, fact sheet and plant guide. Meeker, Colorado. 9/2/2009. 2p. (ID# 8989).

Long Ridge Germplasm Utah Serviceberry (PDF; 251 KB) Noller, G.L. 2008. Meeker, CO. August,2008. 2p. (ID# 8040).

Maybell Antelope Bitterbrush Brochure (PDF; 413 KB) Noller, G.L. and M. Walsh 2006. Release information, fact sheet and plant guide. Meeker, Colorado. 8/23/06. 2p. (ID# 6660).

Release Brochure/'Timp' Utah Sweetvetch (PDF; 148 KB) Rosales, M. 2006. Various. Meeker, Colorado. August-2006. 2p. (ID# 6663).

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Refereed Journal Articles

Colorow Germplasm Name Registration Article for Native Plants Journal (PDF; 27 KB) Plumb, H. 2009. UCEPC. Meeker, Colorado. 9/3/2009. 5p. (ID# 8991).

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Release Notices

Notice of Release of Colorow Germplasm Black Chokecherry (PDF; 565 KB) Plumb, H., T. Blanke, Dr. G. Noller, and M. Walsh 2009. UCEPC. Meeker, Colorado. 9/18/2009. 9p. (ID# 8990).

Notice of Release, Long Ridge Germplasm Utah Serviceberry (PDF; 390 KB) Parr, S. and M. Walsh 2008. UCEPC. Meeker, CO. 8p. (ID# 8043).

Notice of release of 'Continental' basin wildrye (PDF; 78 KB) Jones, T.A., S.D. Parr, and S.R. Winslow 2008. ARS--Logan, UT. Logan, UT. May 2008. 6p. (ID# 7993).

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Technical Notes

Plant Suitability and Seeding Rates for Conservation Plantings in Colorado (revised September 2011) (PDF; 736 KB) Sharkoff, J. and C. Taliga 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver, Colorado. September 2011. 35p. (ID# 10712).

CO-PM Tech Note #67 Pueblo Germplasm Bottlebrush Squirreltail (PDF; 76 KB) Noller, G.L. 2008. 2p. (ID# 8039).

Standard and Preferred Forage and Reclamation Plants for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 83 KB) Hybner, R., J. Scianna, D. Ogle, L. St. John, D. Tober, W. Duckwitz, S. Parr, and K. Clause 2011. Bridger PMC. on Bridger PMC website. August 1, 2011. 11p. (ID# 10704).

Colorado Forb and Seed Collection Guide (PDF; 669 KB) Taliga, C. 2010. USDA-NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver, Co. Technical Note 72. 15p. (ID# 9736).

Rangeland Drill Calibration (PDF; 60 KB) Taliga, C. 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2011. 3p. (ID# 10539).

Seedbed Preparation for Conservation Plantings (PDF; 227 KB) Taliga, C. 2011. USDA NRCS Colorado State Office. Denver Colorado. September 2011. 5p. (ID# 10713).

Native grass establishment and performance for well-pad reclamation in Wyoming (PDF; 2 MB) Jacobs, J., S.R. Winslow, K. Clause, and S. Parr 2013. USDA-NRCS Montana State Web Page. Bozeman, Montana. MT-90 August 2013. 21p. (ID# 11910).

Technical Note 2C Plant Materials for Pollinators and other Beneficial Insects in Eastern Utah and Western Colorado. (PDF; 4.3 MB) Tilley, D., C. Taliga, C. Burns, and L. St. John 2013. Idaho and Colorado Plant Materials Programs.. Boise, ID. 7/2/2013. 54p. (ID# 11889).

Summary of Viability Information for Garnet Germplasm Mountain Brome Following Seed Storage for a Period of Ten Years at the Meeker Plant Center (PDF; 123 KB) Noller, G. and P. Davey 2005. Ten years of viability information on Garnet. Meeker, Co. June 2005. 2p. (ID# 6215).

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PMC Annual Technical Report

Annual Technical Report-2011 (PDF; 1.6 MB) Colorado Plant Materials Center Staff 2012. Meeker, CO. May 2012. 147p. (ID# 11067).

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Other Publication Types

Profile of Greater Sage-Grouse (PDF; 93 KB) Rosales, M. 2005. USDA-NRCS Upper Colorado Environmental Plant Center. Meeker, CO. January 2005. 2p. (ID# 6355).

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