salt cedar


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salt cedar

or salt·ce·dar (sôlt′sē′dər)
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Environmental Protection Agency] who has deemed them safe for use, and they have a long history of success in salt cedar eradications across Texas," said aide Michael Ruggieri.
Behind me on a strap, a six-pack of birds--a ring-neck, a wigeon, a canvasback, a redhead, a green-winged teal and greenhead--hung on the ragged stump of a short salt cedar.
He had required some tricky tracking through crowded salt cedar and stabbing mesquite, hands and knees work in spooky-tight quarters after the seemingly perfect shot, then a finishing shot with the nasty brush grabbing at my gear and clothing.
Two casitas, tucked away under towering salt cedar and the spacious homestead house are also available at extra cost.
Additionally, along the banks of the river, the native riparian vegetation has been impacted by recent invasions of exotic plant species, such as salt cedar (Tamarix sp.
Along the Rio Grande in Albuquerque's South Valley, 41/2 acres were cleared of Russian olive and salt cedar, and 21/2 acres of riverbank were lowered to re-create the natural floodplain.
He scowls as he gazes at the salt cedar, phragmites, and other exotic species sprouting where plants native to the delta had recently flourished.
And as native vegetation waned, introduced alien species such as salt cedar (Tamarix spp.
As in previous years, the proportion of flycatchers nesting in native cottonwood/willow habitat was much higher than in non-native salt cedar (Tamarix sp.
Back on the beach he lay beneath a salt cedar and let himself drift.