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Title Brush management : past, present, future / edited by Wayne T. Hamilton [and others].
Imprint College Station : Texas A & M University Press, [2004]
Edition First edition.

Series Texas A & M University agriculture series ; no. 7
Texas A & M University agriculture series ; no. 7.
Subject Brush -- Control -- Texas.
Rangelands -- Weed control -- Texas.
Range management -- Texas.
Prescribed burning -- Texas.
Alt Name Hamilton, W. T. (Wayne T.), 1933-
Description 1 online resource (282 pages) : illustrations.
Edition First edition.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: rangeland woody plant and weed management--past, present, and future / Wayne T. Hamilton and Darrell N. Ueckert -- Mechanical practices prior to 1975 / Wayne T. Hamilton and C. Wayne Hanselka -- Current state of the art / Harold Wiedemann -- The future of mechanical treatments for brush management: what is next? / Rory Burroughs, Mike Gibbs, Robert K. Lyons, and Colin McGahey -- Chemical weed and brush control: where we have been / Rodney W. Bovey -- A paradigm shift -- Rob Mitchell, Steve Whisenant, and Ron Sosebee -- Future of rangeland chemical week and brush control: a Texas range scientist's viewpoint / Allan McGinty -- Timing: the key to successful brush management with herbicides / Ronald E. Sosebee -- A historical perspective / Darrell N. Ueckert -- Current state of the art / C. Jack DeLoach and Phil A. Lewis -- The future of biological management of weeds on rangelands: an entomologist's viewpoint / David C. Thompson and Kevin T. Gardner -- Biological management of noxious brush: a range scientist's viewpoint / Charles A. Taylor, Jr. -- Fire ecology and the progression of prescribed burning for brush management / C.J. Scifres -- Prescribed burning: current policies, regulations, and information sources / D. Lynn Drawe and Allen Rasmussen -- Effective application of prescribed burning / B. Keith Blair, Jeffrey C. Sparks, and Joe Franklin -- What's next: the future of fire as a tool for managing brush / R. James Ansley and Charles A. Taylor -- Economic and financial considerations / J. Richard Conner -- Runoff from rangelands: the role of shrubs / Bradford P. Wilcox -- Integrating wildlife concerns into brush management / Dale Rollins and Ken Cearley -- Conclusion: developing and implementing brush management strategies / Darrell N. Ueckert and Wayne T. Hamilton.
Summary From the futile attempts at eradication to the successes of integrated brush management, practitioners examine mechanical, biological, chemical, and fire-related methods from three perspectives--the past, the present or "state-of-the-art," and the future.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note English.
Print version record.
ISBN 9781603446280 (electronic bk.)
1603446281 (electronic bk.)
1585443557 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9781585443550 (cloth ; alk. paper)
1585443573 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9781585443574 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 605342910
Additional Format Print version: Brush management. 1st ed. College Station : Texas A & M University Press, ©2004 (DLC) 2004007213 (OCoLC)54852872