Arid Lands Ecology and Management

SERDP and ESTCP efforts are providing DoD resource managers with the knowledge and tools needed to manage arid lands into the future. Topics of investigation include disturbance, climate change impacts, intermittent and ephemeral streams, altered fire regimes, and non-native invasive species.

Active Projects List
Project Title Start Date

Predictive Tools to Manage Altered Fire Regimes Caused by Plant Invasions in the Mojave Desert

Project Information
Project ID: RC-1723
Principal Investigator: Dr. Janelle Downs, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
SERDP Mar 2010

Workshop Report:
DoD Southwest Region Threatened, Endangered, and At-Risk Species Workshop (2007)