Explore opportunities for use of Arundo biocontrols and the potential to expand the ongoing USDA Arundo biocontrol program that is active in the lower Rio Grande. Education/outreach to landowners is needed in advance of a biocontrol program.
Conservation AreaRio Grande - Upper Big Bend
- Mitigate effects of invasive species
- Restore impacted habitats
- Restore stream and habitat connectivity
Improved sediment management and overall habitat conditions; provide the conditions to restore channel morphology upon ideal flow conditions
World Wildlife Fund; Big Bend National Park; TPWD AIS Program
World Wildlife Fund; NPS; USFWS; TPWD AIS Program