Sudbury-Assabet-Concord River Watershed

Projects

Sudbury Valley Trustees’ Desert Natural Area

Project Organization: Sudbury Valley Trustees  Project Town(s): Sudbury  Start Date: June 1, 2012

Project Summary:

SVT and the City of Marlborough have employed a variety of techniques to control all invasive plants throughout the 600-acre Desert Natural Area over the course of the last 5 years and going forward. Read more

Habitat Types: Field/forest edge, Floodplain forest, Herbaceous marsh, Oak/pine forest, Pitch pine forest, Right-of-way, Stream bank, Upland/wetland edge
Control Methods: Chemical, Manual, Mechanical  Disposal Methods: Left on site, buckthorn piles with roots off ground

Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge Project

Project Organization: FWS  Project Town(s): Sudbury  Start Date: May 1, 2012

Project Summary:

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Habitat Types: Field/forest edge, Wet meadow
Control Methods: Chemical, Manual  Disposal Methods: Incineration, Bagging