Fires @ ALE

Links to related websites

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Fires @ ALE project partners

Background information

  • Hanford Reach National Monument: A US Fish and Wildlife Service page describing the ecology and management of ALE and the Monument as a whole. A great introduction to the history of the site with an excellent array of on-line publications.
  • An introduction to Shrub-steppe lands by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

Botany and plant identification resources

  • Burke Herbarium: Photographs, distribution maps, basic descriptive information, and a random-access key for Washington state's vascular plants.
  • USDA plants database:The PLANTS Database provides standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories.

Related research

  • SageSTEP: A regional experiment to evaluate methods of sagebrush steppe restoration in the Great Basin.
  • Information on ecological condition monitoring carried out on the Hanford National Monument by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory on behalf of the US Department of Energy.
  • Details of research carried out by Pacific Northwest National Laboratory as part of the Hanford National Environmental Research Park.