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Pocket guide to Sagebrush
by Leila Shultz
Pocket Guide to Sagebrush Cover

Post-treatment Fuels Guide post-treatment fuels guide cover image

Sagebrush Bird Guidesagebrush bird guide cover image

Guide to Stakeholder Groups
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Piñon and Juniper Field Guide
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Publications and Research Products

SageSTEP Publication List - Bibliography of publications resulting from the SageSTEP research, organized by topic. If you need help accessing journal articles, please email lael.gilbert@usu.edu. Download as an Excel file.

Newsletter - Current and archived issues of SageSTEP News dating back to 2006

Fact Sheets - General and site-specific fact sheets for the SageSTEP research and study sites

DVD: Restoring Sagebrush Rangelands in the Great Basin

Field Guides - Information about the Western Juniper Field Guide and Piñon and Juniper Field Guide

Guide for Quantifying Fuels in the Sagebrush Steppe and Juniper Woodlands of the Great Basin

Guide for Quantifying Post-treatment Fuels in the Sagebrush Steppe and Juniper Woodlands of the Great Basin

Guide to Stakeholder Groups

Guide to Legal and Institutional Resources

Infographic on Pinyon and Juniper Expansion

Pocket Guide to Sagebrush Birds

Pocket Guide to Sagebrush by Leila Shultz

Many of the publications available on this site are available in PDF format. To download an updated version of Adobe Reader (for viewing PDF documents), click here.

Visit our Bibliography pages for a comprehensive list of publications related to sagebrush ecosystems, the Great Basin, pinyon and juniper woodlands, cheatgrass invasion, birds in sagebrush steppe, and fire.

Featured Outreach Products

Special REM Issue

A special Issue of Rangeland Ecology and Management is now available featuring 13 papers from SageSTEP scientists.

 

Cheatgrass Article in the New York Times

SageSTEP Project Coordinator Jim McIver was quoted in a NYT article about cheatgrass and the fungus that is being considered as a biological control for this invasive species. View the article online at this link. July 20, 2012.

 

SageSTEP Long-Term Monitoring Plans

Long-term monitoring fact sheetWant a snapshot of what we've accomplished so far and our plans for the future of the project? Check out this 2-page fact sheet.

For more information about the original study, see our 2009 SageSTEP General Fact Sheet.

 

CESU Project Spotlight

CESU project spotlight coverSageSTEP: A Model Collaboration for Land Managers.

A two-page publication written by the Cooperative Ecosystems Studies Unit (CESU) highlighting SageSTEP as an exemplary collaborative project.

Click here for more information.

Cost of Treatments Fact Sheet

cost of treatments thumbnailIf you want to get a general idea of the cost of various fuels treatments and the advantages and disadvantages of each treament, check out our 1-page fact sheet.

Guide to Vegetation Treatment Costs for Land Management in the Great Basin Region

 

 

 

Guide to Legal and Institutional Resources for Restoration and Management of Great Basin Rangelands

Guide to Legal and Institutional Resources HomepageClick here to view the guide.

This online guide is a compilation of resources intended to serve as a starting point to help public and private land managers figure out which considerations are most relevant to the implementation of vegetation treatments in Great Basin states. The guide includes the following information:

Section 1 National Resources: Fire, Herbicides and Pesticides, Mechanical Treatments, Grazing, Sensitive Species, General Land Management

Section 2 State Resources: Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington