Liam Heneghan

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Professor of Environmental Science
DePaul University

lhenegha at depaul dot edu

Above and Belowground Impacts of European Buckthorn Invasion and Restoration (2012)

Invasive species are a persistant focus of restoration and management of natural areas. European buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica) is an exotic shrub that has recently become the most prevalent woody species in the Chicago region. Previous research suggests that there are modified soil nutrients and organisms may drive plant invasion inhibit successful restoration of native plant communities....