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Publications - Great Basin Plant Materials Center

The Great Basin Plant Materials Center has published the following documents to solve specific resource conservation needs. Click on the document title to view each document.

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Plant Fact Sheets

Plant fact sheet for showy milkweed (Asclepias speciosa) (PDF; 334 KB) Young-Mathews, A. and E. Eldredge 2012. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center and Great Basin Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR and Fallon, NV. August 2012. 2p. (ID# 11338).

Plant Fact Sheet Lathyrus lanszwertii (PDF; 258 KB) Eldredge, E.P. 2011. 2p. (ID# 10775).

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The Grama Phone, Fall 2015 (PDF; 988 KB) Dial, H., M. Smither-Kopperl, E. Eldredge, and B. Cooney 2015. USDA NRCS Southwestern Plant Materials Centers. Tucson, AZ. August 2015. 6p. (ID# 12663).

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Plant Guides

Barbwire Russian Thistle (PDF; 791 KB) Christopher Bernau 2018. (ID# 13348).

Prickly Russian Thistle (PDF; 993 KB) Christopher Bernau and Eric Eldredge 2018. (ID# 13347).

Plant Guide for scarlet gilia (Ipomopsis aggregata) (PDF; 339 KB) Tilley, D., Pickett, T. and C. Bernau 2017. Idaho PM Program. Aberdeen, ID. 1/17/17. 4p. (ID# 13086).

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Developing Conservation Plants for the Great Basin (PDF; 2.9 MB) Eldredge, E. 2012. GBPMC. Fallon. 1p. (ID# 11348).

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PM Annual Progress Report of Activities

2017 Annual Progress Report of Activities (PDF; 747 KB) Christopher Bernau 2018. (ID# 13321).

2016 Annual Progress Report of Activities (PDF; 917 KB) Christopher Bernau 2017. 5p. (ID# 13156).

Great Basin Plant Materials Center 2014 Annual Progress Report of Activities (PDF; 660 KB) Eric Eldredge 2015. Fallon, NV. 4p. (ID# 12556).

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Refereed Journal Articles

Fuel bed response to vegetation treatments in Juniper-Invaded sagebrush steppe Christopher R. Bernau, Eva K. Strand, and Stephen C. Bunting 2018. Journal of Fire Ecology. December 2018 14:1. 13p. (ID# 13395).

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Technical Notes

Cover Crops for Green Manure in the Great Basin (PDF; 1.2 MB) Eldredge, E.P. 2012. Great Basin Plant Materials Center. Reno, Nevada. TN 55. 12p. (ID# 10965).

Great Basin Pollinator Plants Native Milkweeds (PDF; 860 KB) Borders, B., E. Eldredge, E. Mader, and C. Burns 2012. Joint publication NRCS and Xerces. Portland, OR. TN 56. 12p. (ID# 11525).

Milkweed Pollination Biology (PDF; 773 KB) Eric Eldredge 2015. (ID# 12764).

Plants for Pollinator Habitat in Nevada (PDF; 1.8 MB) Eldredge, E., P. Novak-Echenique, T. Heater, A. Mulder and J. Jasmine 2013. NVPMC. Fallon, NV. NV TN 57. 65p. (ID# 11805).

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