Implementing Strategic Weed Prevention Programs to Protect Rangeland Ecosystems

Authors: Brenda S. Smith and Roger L. Sheley (2015) Invasive Plant Science and Management: April-June 2015, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 233-242.

The purpose of this paper is to improve strategic decision-making for site-specific prevention programs, such as those on ranches or in watersheds. The paper introduces a model with three categories from which specific prevention planning occurs: (1) education, (2) early detection and eradication, and (3) interruption of movement.  Read abstract at http://wssajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1614/IPSM-D-13-00075.1