Kramer, a spokesperson for the Pacific Northwest Region of the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, said in a news release Tuesday that those participating in outdoor activities should be mindful of the dry surroundings.
The reserve is a mosaic of chamise
chaparral, oak woodland, and grasslands.
Before the fire, the study area was dominated by 70-year-old chamise
(Adenostoma fasciculatum) chaparral, with widely scattered dead chaparral whitethorn (Ceanothus leucodermis).
Gray foxes preferred northern mixed chaparral over other habitats, followed by coastal sage scrub, coast live oak, then chamise
chaparral; valley oak and grassland were underused (Table 2; Wilk's [lambda] = 0.
The full flush of that has passed, but there is still plenty of color to be seen: Mariposa lilies, Indian paintbrush, chamise
6) The vegetation at Torrey Pines has been called degraded chaparral, but most experts classify it as coastal sage scrub, even though chaparral-type plants, such as chamise
, grow here.
Steve Beckmen: Our Purisima Mountain Vineyard has three main soil types: Linne clay loam, which is clay loam with high free limestone in the topsoil and limestone subsoil; chamise
clay loam, clay loam with no limestone and a high level of gravel, well-drained; Santa Ynez gravelly fine sandy loam, very well-drained fine soil.
Along Bear Creek, the out-and-back Bear Gulch Loop (a mile one way) is a favorite--a moderate trek with lots of colorful spring blooms, including Indian paintbrush, shooting stars, and sweet-scented chamise
When the researchers exposed seeds in a test: chamber to nitrogen dioxide for as little as 1 minute, the seeds sprouted at high rates that matched those of seeds exposed to actual smoke from sprigs of the common chaparral shrub called chamise
They ran into a patch of chamise
bush, allowing me to sprint up to a spot that offered a good view as they reappeared on the other side.
Partitioning of solar and net irradiance in mixed and chamise
chaparral in southern California.
Stable population size class distribution in mature chamise