One of our supporters recently asked if drawdowns are bad for wildlife. It’s a great question, and an important one for wetlands!
Garden valerian is a good example of how an invasive species can exist for many decades in small isolated pockets that don’t seem to be spreading, but then suddenly shows up everywhere.
Thanks to habitat loss and land use changes, monarch populations are in trouble. Your efforts to protect and care for your wetlands (and uplands) can help monarchs by promoting much-needed habitat.
Keep an eye on your wetland’s invasive plants by mapping them.
Like any tool, when used properly, prescribed fire can be an important part of restoring health to your wetland.
Trying to keep up with the constant spread of more and more invasive plants can be overwhelming as a landowner. We’re here to help you prioritize and be more effective and efficient. Part III