2014 Cal-IPC SymposiumWildland Weeds and Water

University of California, Chico

Proceedings, presentations, and working group notes are posted below. Searching for articles on a particular plant or topic? View our Plant Profiles.

2014 Presentations

A collaborative approach to invasive species management in the Mattole watershed Pinnell, Cassie
A means to an end: a systematic approach to eradication target detection and treatment Ball, Morgan
A phenological detectability index for invasive plants of Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Wrubel, Eric
A test of the application of grass-specific herbicides for the enhancement of native forbs in serpentine grassland. Thomas, Don
Addressing lessons learned from the NRCS Rangeland CEAP: establishing peer-learning networks for effective, low-cost medusahead control within the ranching community. Brownsey, Philip
Aquatic weeds: water waste or water wise? Madsen, John
Are native and invasive species functionally similar in low-resource ecosystems? A functional trait comparison across five Mediterranean-climate ecosystems. Funk, Jennifer; Standish, Rachel; Stock, Will; Valladares, Fernando
Assessing effectiveness of management actions on recovery of coastal sage scrub plant communities over time. Dickens, Sara Jo
Assessing sensitivity of Quino checkerspot butterfly larvae to two common herbicides used for habitat management. Williams, Kathy
Attempts at medusahead eradication Niederer, Christal
Cabbage tree (Cordyline australis) distribution, management and control in California State Parks Heinzelman, Chris
Catalpa speciosa control using herbicide application methods Oats, Meghan
Choosing your battles, prioritizing invasive plant management: lessons from the Santa Cruz District of California State Parks. Hyland, Tim
Collaborative Weed Control along the Truckee River. Halderman, Jeannette
Edge effects: native and non-native plant distribution along single and multi-use trails in the Santa Monica Mountains. Irvine, Irina
Effects of defoliation and habitat type on medusahead demography Gornish, Elise
Effects of native establishment in late summer. Paternoster, Joe
Getting swept away by broom: 2013 re-mapping on Mt. Tam reveals faster-than-predicted spread Williams, Andrea
High stakes for California rangelands _ the battle to stem the tide of invasive plants must be a collaborative effort. Koopmann, Tim
Hot topics in biocontrol. Pitcairn, Michael J.
Impact of field border management on rodents in walnut orchards Sellers, Laurel
Impacts of precipitation change on Bromus tectorum and native vegetation in a sagebrush steppe ecosystem. Wade, Catherine
Inferring the complex origins of horticultural invasives: French broom in California. Kleist, Annabelle
Invasive aquatic weeds: implications for mosquito and vector management activities. Blair, Charles E
Invasive legume symbioses: do California invasions follow worldwide trends? LaPierre, Kimberly
Maintaining mitigation sites: the then and now of creating •self-sustainingê riparian habitat Feldheim, Cliff
Managing California rangelands: effects of weather patterns on plant composition Dudney, Joan
Managing invasive plants and bringing back wildlife: the evolution of riparian restoration over 15 years with River Partners Griggs, Tom
Mid Klamath Watershed Council: a collaborative approach to invasive weeds management. Chapple, Tanya
Modeling habitat suitability for velvetgrass (Holcus lanatus) in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, California. Degenstein, Erin
New Nevada noxious weed prevention and monitoring measures. Greer, Jamie
Nitrogen deposition and invasion: the effects of N availability and plant-soil feedback on the success of three invasive plant species Valliere, Justin M.
Precipitation and nitrogen manipulations alter post-fire recovery of coastal sage scrub. Parker, Scot
Predicting the spread of medusahead in California: importance of climate and dispersal vectors. Farrer, Emily
Prioritizing invasive plants on military bases. Brusati, Elizabeth
Reestablishing the competitive hierarchy in an invaded California grassland through the process of habitat restoration following the prescribed burn of Centaurea solstitialis. Mills, Jason
Region-wide arundo control and restoration in the Delta: an inter-agency collaboration Mager, Randy
Restoring lower Redwood Creek – collaborative invasive plant management. Baxter, Tanya
Setting and implementing regional strategies for landscape-scale invasive plant management. Morawitz, Dana
Small-scale grass control experiment in the Woolly-Star Preserve Area (WSPA), San Bernardino, CA Brown, Lauren
Sunrise Powerlink Adaptive Weed Control Strategy: yellow star-thistle eradication at Eichenlaub Ranch. Atik, Raquel
Taro root (Colocasia esculenta) reported naturalizing in California Robison, Ramona
Techniques for ecological restoration of Spartina foliosa following local eradication of invasive Spartina alterniflora hybrids. Thornton, Whitney
The “other” invasive Spartina in San Francisco Bay: progress towards eradication for the lesser-known species. Kerr, Drew
The development and refinement of a Plant Risk Evaluation (PRE) tool for assessing the invasive potential of ornamental plants. Conser, Christiana
The effects of invasive forbs and abundance on fine fuel loads in a degraded coastal sage scrub habitat. Paolini, James
The Pepperwood Conservation Grazing Pilot Project: managing for complexity in our coastal California grasslands Gillogly, Michael
The power of cross-border collaboration. Pirosko, Carri
Update – early detection rapid response pilot project in California State Parks. Robison, Ramona
US EPA’s Worker Protection Standards _ 2014 Proposal for Changes. Bakke, David
Ustilago bullata, a potential biocontrol for Bromus species. Hilbig, Bridget E.
Weed Alerts! DiTomaso, Joseph
Weeds and water: the interacting effects of phenology, competition, climate, geology, and soils on soil moisture, surface flows, and ground water recharge Gerlach, John D.
Working with volunteers Schwartz, Susan; Parodi, John

Return to the Symposium Archive