Portland State University. Department of Environmental Science Management
Date of Award
Master of Science (M.S.) in Environmental Science and Resources
Environmental Science and Management
1 online resource (83 p.)
Invasive plants -- Western Oregon, English ivy -- Western Oregon, Blackberries -- Western Oregon, Ecology -- Western Oregon
As human development occurs in forested areas, forests become fragmented into small islands in a matrix of urban land uses. This study examined the effect of surrounding urban land uses on the native and exotic plant species found on the edges of forest fragments in the Portland, OR metropolitan region.
Barbarasch, Bruce Michael, "Effects of surrounding land use on plant species composition in urban forest fragments" (2005). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 4130.