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.
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 I
A field journal is a great way to document what you see in your wetland, how things have changed, and what management actions you are taking (or want to take) to improve your wetland’s health.