It is field season once again, and a busy summer is ahead. The NAA is dedicated to the support and advancement of natural areas professionals, and we have been working hard to collect the conservation science and best practices you need.
Interested in submitting an article to the Natural Areas Journal? Check out these resources: Submissions, Guidelines for Authors. Stewardship in Action articles are a great way to share information when you don't have time to write a manuscript; there are no page charges, and we can even handle the writing!
Members can find the complete April 2021 issue by logging into the NAA website. Content includes:
Assessment of Methods to Control Invasive Reed Canarygrass (Phalaris arundinacea) in Tidal Freshwater Wetlands
The Seasonal Influence of Invasive Shrubs on Light and Temperature in an Eastern Deciduous Forest Understory
Forty Years of Increasing Precipitation is Correlated with Loss of Forbs in a Tallgrass Prairie
Targeted Species Projects for Volunteers to Increase Early Detection Capacity: The Water Chestnut Mapping Challenge (Open Access)
Rising Abruptly: Stories
People, Forests, and Change: Lessons from the Pacific Northwest
Tree Story: A History of the World Written in Rings
The Ring Ouzel: A View from the North York Moors
Moths: A Complete Guide to Biology and Behavior
In Defense of Plants: An Exploration into the Wonder of Plants
Life from the Ashes will explore the positive and negative impacts of prescribed and natural fire related to insects and other invertebrates in landscapes across North America. The symposium will provide research and practical insights to inform natural areas professionals as they manage landscapes with fire.
2019 Natural Areas Conference Field Workshop - Exploring the Allegheny River
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