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Recommend Books

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

There are lots of books, pamphlets and other resources out there here are some of our favorites.

  • “Common Native & Invasive Wetland Plants in Montana”, July 2010 by MT DEQ Wetland Program, authors Carpenedo & Saul – FREE http://deq.mt.gov/wqinfo/wetlands/wetlandplantbooklet.mcpx
  • For Western Montanans: “Non-native Invasive plants of the Pacific Coast Forests”, a field guide for identification, authors Gray, Barndt & Reichard  – FREE To download the guide visit http://www.fs.fed.us/pnw/pubs/pnw_gtr817.pdf or order a hard copy by sending an e-mail to pnw_pnwpubs@fs.fed.us. Ask for PNW-GTR-817.
  • While not a weed ID book, it is a great resource for natives and revegetation: “Roadside Revegetation, Utilizing Native Species in the Western United States. 2010 version and authors are Winston and Schwarzlander – FREE
  • For Eastern Montanans: “Weeds of the Great Plains” produced by the Nebraska Dept of Ag – $25 (hardback)http://www.agr.state.ne.us/forms/nw11.pdf“Weeds of the West” 9th edition, 2006, Author Tom Whitson – $32 (with shipping)http://www.uwyo.edu/ces/wyoweed/_files/doc/weeds_of_west_order.pdf
  • “Weeds of the Prairies” Government of Alberta, Ag & Rural Development – $25http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/agdex39

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