Every day, when we thought we might've finally extended the fence to their entrances, we would hear rustling in the brush down below in the live oaks and Russian olive
and realize they had found another way in again.
Autumn olive (Elaeagnus umbellata) and Russian olive
(Elaeagnus angustifolia) were introduced in the 1830s from Asia for wildlife cover and food.
We trudged--well, Nolan mushed and I pulled--to the end of some Russian olive
Beavers strongly selected cottonwood and Russian olive
, weakly selected willow, and used less frequently than available mule-fat (Baccharis salicifolia), screwbean mesquite (Prosopis pubescens), saltcedar, and broadleaf cattail (Table 2).
(Elaeagnus angustifolia) is an invasive tree that is the target of many restoration efforts across the United States.
Twin Russian olive
trees shade me all day, but for the hours just after daybreak.
At the southeastern edge of the site is a large, wetland dominated by Russian Olive
(Elaeagnus angustifolia), willow (Salix spp.
The nurses station is made of polished olivewood accent panels reminiscent of the native Russian Olive
trees that line local rivers.
The SCS cost-share was 75 percent that spring, so we went with a 2,000-foot-long five-row shelterbelt that included lilac, locust, green ash, Russian olive
and Colorado blue spruce.
I was on the ground, tucked into a Russian olive
, waiting for her with a Savora-tipped GameGetter arrow loaded into my Jennings T-Star.
Exploding off the rest, the arrow reached its target quickly as the deer stumbled and crashed off through the Russian olive
, apple, hawthorn and pear trees can make up the small trees, with spruce trees and pines covering the medium and tall conifers in the windbreak.