It includes Kentucky 31 fescue (Schedonorus phoenix), which is a threat-level-1 species because it establishes and spreads rapidly and may disrupt ecosystem processes and plant community composition (WVDNR Natural Heritage Program 2009).
All threatlevel1 species as defined by WVDNR Natural Heritage Program (2009) were avoided because of their invasive nature.
The USACE owns land up to the elevation of 362.7 m on the WMA, and the remainder is owned by WVDNR; the entire area is managed by the WVDNR Wildlife Resources Section.
In conjunction with West Virginia University, AllStar Ecology LLC, and the Tygart Valley Conservation District, the WVDNR oversaw the creation of the 2.96-ha wetland.
Informal procedures for land application of sludges were developed gradually from 1975 to 1985 by cooperating agencies (WVDNR
and WVU CES).
Regional mast production indices were available from yearly surveys conducted by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR
; Ryan et al., 2004).
Personnel of the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources (WVDNR
) collected their samples (MP only) once per year from 1975 to 1981 (excluding 1978) (Table 3).
Cincotta informed us of the absence of voucher material in the WVDNR
, Wildlife Resources Division Fish Museum.