First in Conservation Strategies Series highlights Redcedar Removal

What range conservation strategies can landowners put in place with Lesser Prairie-Chicken Initiative assistance to benefit lesser prairie-chickens and their ranch operations? The first fact sheet in LPCI’s new Conservation Strategies Series introduces landowners to a key strategy for prairie habitat conservation—eastern redcedar removal.

Screen Shot 2016-03-29 at 8.23.25 AMRead the LCPI Conservation Strategies Series factsheet—Woody Plant Removal: Eastern Redcedar

The conservation strategy fact sheet incorporates the latest scientific data on eastern redcedar encroachment in lesser prairie-chicken habitat, described in LPCI’s newly release Science to Solutions report.

The two-page fact sheet highlights the problem of redcedar encroachment, the benefits of controlling it, the most efficient and effective means of controlling it, and how to get started with LPCI assistance.

Over the coming months LPCI will be adding fact sheets to our Conservation Strategies Series. Stay tuned!