Photo: Nigel Kent

Afoot in the Field (Vol 9, Issue 2)

Download:  Afoot in the Field, Volume 9, Issue 2 (PDF)

Published Summer 2018



The State of New York declared July 8-14 to be Invasive Species Awareness week, which got us thinking about non-native, invasive species in the Finger Lakes region. In a scientific paper about common buckthorn, I read that, “Invasive species are now regarded as second only to habitat loss as a cause of biodiversity loss.” Non-native invasive species are a major stressor and can disrupt a natural balance between organisms, sometimes with one disruption cascading into another and another.

Download:  Afoot in the Field, Volume 9, Issue 2 (PDF)

You can download Afoot in the Field, our biannual stewardship pamphlet for landowners, in PDF format.  See all issues here.