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Past Events

Learning Together: SageSTEP Progress Report
SageSTEP Nevada and Idaho Manager Workshop

Below are links to PowerPoint presentations with audio and other information from the Thursday morning session of the Learning Together workshop held June 10-11, 2009 in Winnemucca, Nevada.

The presentations with audio must be viewed on a computer that can run Adobe Flash Player. Download the latest version of Flash Player here. MP3 audio files and iPod video files are also available by clicking on the presentation with audio links.

 

BLM Elko District Emergency Stabilization and Rehabilitation Efforts 2006-2007: Lessons Learned
Tom Warren, Elko BLM Operations Manager

Click here to view the PowerPoint slides (PDF).

Jim McIver

SageSTEP Introduction and Overview
Dr. James McIver, Ecologist and SageSTEP Project Coordinator

This presentation gives an overview of the SageSTEP research, including updates on treatment implementation, data collection, and outreach products.

Click here to view the presentation with audio.

Geno Schupp

SageSTEP Sagebrush-Cheatgrass Study
Dr. Gene Schupp, Plant Ecologist

This presentation gives an overview of vegetation and fuels research taking place at the eastern sage-cheat study sites with an emphasis on the Onaqui site, including post-treatment results.

Click here to view the presentation with audio.
Click here to view a summary of the sagebrush-cheatgrass study to date (PDF).

Bruce Roundy

SageSTEP Woodland Study and Soil Moisture and Temperature Data
Dr. Bruce Roundy, Rangeland Ecologist

This presentation gives an overview of vegetation and fuels research at the SageSTEP woodland study sites throughout the SageSTEP network, including preliminary results from pre-treatment data. Additionally, this presentation includes information and preliminary data from soil moisture and temperature stations throughout the network.

Click here to view the presentation with audio.

Ben Rau

SageSTEP Soils and Biogeochemistry
Dr. Ben Rau, Soil Scientist

This presentation gives and overview of the soils data being collected throughout the SageSTEP network and what scientists hope to learn from this information.

Click here to view PowerPoint slides (PDF).
Click here for summary handout (PDF).

Fred Pierson

SageSTEP Hydrology and Erosion Research
Dr. Fred Pierson, Hydrologist

This presentation gives an overview of the SageSTEP hydrology research that is taking place at three woodland sites, including preliminary results.

Click here to view the presentation with audio.

Kim Rollins

SageSTEP Economics Research
Dr. Kim Rollins, Economist

This presentation gives an overview of the SageSTEP economics research, including questions being asked, an overview of the various studies being conducted, preliminary results, and information on ongoing and future studies.

Click here to view the presentation with audio.

Jim McIver

SageSTEP Entomology Research
Dr. James McIver, Ecologist and SageSTEP Project Coordinator

This presentation gives a brief overview of the SageSTEP entomology research, focusing on the role of ants in restoration.

Click here to view the presentation with audio.

Matthias Leu

SageSTEP Wildlife Research
Dr. Matthias Leu, Ecologist

This presentation gives an overview and update of the SageSTEP wildlife research, which focuses on passerine birds, including some preliminary results.

Click here to view a summary of the bird study (PDF).