PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LGL18-22
Taxon: Solidago riddellii Frank
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP221   
Date: 2014-06-11
Locality: United States, Michigan, Hillsdale, Little Goose Creek Grasslands
42.06261  -84.32373
Elevation: 303 meters (994ft)
Habitat: Mostly open prairie fen with strong prairie component. Bisected by Little Goose Creek. Some large swaths of Frangula alnus being treated by Michigan Nature Association. Weedy areas develop further downstream where fen narrows. Highly variable in regards to health of fen with some patches appearing pristine and other complet Phragmites australis stands. Private property is being heavily encroached by shrubs and turning the high quality fen into a patchwork of degraded/healthy fen. About 15m east of Little Goose Creek; wetter area with shrub encroachment. Dasiphora fruticosa, Frangula alnus, and Salix spp. Ground wet but not inundated; Phragmites australis about 50m to the North.
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Record Id: fbe080db-28ae-4e4f-a777-1ccce8e5ab77
Occurrence ID (GUID): fbe080db-28ae-4e4f-a777-1ccce8e5ab77
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
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