Savanna and Woodland Restoration at Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve

Prior Lake, MN, United States
Est. 1.2km / 30 mins / Map

Savanna and Woodland Restoration at Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve - Cya On The Road

A tour of the woodland and savanna restoration project that took place between 2017 and 2020 in Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve.Restoration LinksVolunteering opportunitiesStewardship in your backyard ReferencesAhmed-Ullah, N. S. (2007, September 9). Park’s back-to-nature look not growing on neighbors: [Chicagoland Final Edition]. Chicago Tribune, 1.1.Anderson, H., Berger, A., Boe, J., Dunevitz, H., Pierce, A., & Marty, B. (2015). Native Plants for Landscaping and Restoration in Minnesota. https://files.dnr.state.mn.us/assistance/backyard/gardens/native_plant/nativelandscaping.pdfBassett, T. J., Landis, D. A., & Brudvig, L. A. (2020). Effects of experimental prescribed fire and tree thinning on oak savanna understory plant communities and ecosystem structure. Forest Ecology and Management, 464, 118047. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2020.118047Bitters, J. (2015, August 25). Three Rivers Park District prairies grow with help from volunteers. Star Tribune. https://www.startribune.com/three-rivers-park-district-prairies-grow-with-help-from-volunteers/322846791/Burghardt, K. T., Tallamy, D. W., & Shriver, W. G. (2009). Impact of Native Plants on Bird and Butterfly Biodiversity in Suburban Landscapes. Conservation Biology, 23(1), 219–224. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1523-1739.2008.01076.xLettow, M. C., Brudvig, L. A., Bahlai, C. A., Gibbs, J., Jean, R. P., & Landis, D. A. (2018). Bee community responses to a gradient of oak savanna restoration practices. Restoration Ecology, 26(5), 882–890. https://doi.org/10.1111/rec.12655Meyers McClintick, L. (2018, September 14). Prairie seed collections are critical on Minnesota parks’ fall to-do lists. Star Tribune. https://www.startribune.com/prairie-seed-collections-are-critical-on-minnesota-parks-fall-to-do-lists/493271711/Nature Conservancy’s Hard Clam Restoration Efforts in Great South Bay Beginning to Show Promising Results. (2008, November 13). Targeted News Service. http://search.proquest.com/usnews/docview/468172783/citation/E4ABC30151874BD4PQ/51Reinhardt, J. R., Nagel, L. M., Keough, H., & Swanston, C. (2017). Michigan Oak Savanna Restoration: A Comparison of Mechanical Thinning Approaches in the Context of Prescribed Fire and Native Seeding. Forest Science, 63(4), 420–431. http://dx.doi.org.ezp1.lib.umn.edu/10.5849/FS-2016-043R1Spencer, J., Brunelle, A., & Hepola, T. (2017). Using Paleoecology to Inform Land Management as Climates Change: An Example from an Oak Savanna Ecosystem. Environmental Management, 60(6), 1090–1100. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00267-017-0936-yVander Yacht, A. L., Keyser, P. D., Harper, C. A., Buckley, D. S., & Saxton, A. M. (2017). Restoration of oak woodlands and savannas in Tennessee using canopy-disturbance, fire-season, and herbicides. Forest Ecology and Management, 406, 351–360. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2017.07.031Wessel, A. (2015, November 8). Restoring the rarest of the rare. St. Cloud Times, 2.

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