Cover it Up! Using Plants to Control Buckthorn

$327,000 to develop management tools to limit buckthorn re-colonization following its removal, by identifying cost-effective methods of establishing dense cover of preferred plant species that will suppress buckthorn regeneration.

Research team:

Peter Reich, principal investigator
Lee Frelich, co-principal investigator 
Peter Wragg, post-doctoral associate 
Michael Schuster, post-doctoral associate