Magdalena Eshleman

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Masters Student
Chicago Botanic Garden/Northwestern University

magdalenaeshleman2015 at u dot northwestern dot edu

When seed sourcing matters for restoration on the Colorado Plateau (2014)

Ecological restoration is the process of assisting the recovery of an ecosystem that has been degraded, damaged, or destroyed. One key decision that has to be made when carrying out a restoration is determining where the seed should come from. Until recently it has been assumed that local sources are best, because they are most likely to be adapted to the climate and environmental conditions...