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Invasive Species Management Plan
Weeding Out Invasives: A Plan to Restore Biodiversity
2011, Funded by the PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
About the Project:
– Read the REPORT ON PHASE I of the project
In Phase I project, riparian areas along the 15 mile Cherry Creek and the 12 mile lower Brodhead were surveyed. The Buck Hill Falls area was also surveyed. Property owners in the 21 square mile Cherry Valley and the 28.2 square mile lower Brodhead were contacted and offered the services of Master Gardeners to survey their property. In the following years all other streams in the watershed were walked, and density of invasive plants recorded.
In Phase II of the project invasive plants in the Marshalls Creek corridor. were mapped and the Management Plan was completed.