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Assessment of Alternative Technologies for Tamarisk Control, Biomass Reduction and Revegetation

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Prepared by the Tamarisk Coalition in 2008, this document addresses options for the control, biomass reduction, and revegetation management components. All currently available technologies have been evaluated; however, not all are applicable for a given river location.Tamarisk is the focus of this document’s control component because it is the principle non-native phreatophyte in western watersheds. In general, the following discussion applies to Russian olive and other invasive trees but may differ slightly for each (e.g., herbicide used).

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