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Leafy Spurge Resources

Yampa River Leafy Spurge Project GIS datasets are available for download from the GIS Data page.


— Information Sheet from the Colorado Department of Agriculture
— Information Sheet from the U.S. Department of Agriculture

Scientific Overviews (Biology, Taxonomy and Control)

— USDA Forest Service Publication TP-R3-16-12. Revised June 2017.
— Excerpted from DiTomosato, et al. 2013. Weed Control in Natural Areas in the Western United States, Berkeley: University of California Weed Research & Information Center.
— Nowierski and Pemberton. 2002. Excerpted from Van Driesche, R., et al., Biological Control of Invasive Plants in the Eastern United States, USDA Forest Service Publication FHTET-2002-04.
— Goodwin, et al. Montana State University Bulletin, 2001.
— Butler and Cogan. 2004. Journal of Range Management 57(3): 305–311.
— St. John and Tilley. 2014. USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, Idaho 83210

Biological Control

— West and Gaskin. 2022. Excerpted from Van Driesche, R., et al., Contributions of Classical Biological Control to the U.S. Food Security, Forestry, and Biodiversity, USDA Forest Service Publication FHAAST-2019-05.
Science Findings 146, September 2012. Pacific Northwest Research Station, USDA Forest Service.
— Lym. 2013. North Dakota State University Extension Service.

YRLSP-Sponsored Research

— Mattilio. PowerPoint presentation, August 2021.

YRLSP Documents

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