Introduction by John Buck, Civil and Environmental Consultant, Illustration
by James F. Thorne.
of Vegetation in Nine Mile Run
Introduction by Sue Thomson, Ph.D., Assistant Curator, Section of Botany at
the Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Color-coded map of vegetation at the NMR site.
TREES (Ptelea trifoliata) are listed as "Pennsylvania Threatened."
Plants Why use natives?
Excerpted from "Native Plants in the Creation of
Backyard, Schoolyard and Park Habitat Areas" by Marci Mowery, published
by the Audobon Council of Pennsylvania.
Plants Non-native, invasive plants are a growing problem in
Reprinted from "Keystone Wild Notes", Spring 1996,
published by the Wild Resource Conservation Fund
A Study of Nine Mile Run Riparian Plants
- Nine Mile
Run Fish Survey
A progress report submitted by Dr Jay R. Stauffer, Jr and Timothy D. Stecko,
detailing the current state of the aquatic system at Nine Mile Run. Images
included. Edited by Herb Gilliland.