Assessing Actively Poached Galax Populations to Inform Restoration and Law Enforcement
August 2019 - December 2021
- Piedmont-South Atlantic Cooperative Systems
- Piedmont-South Atlantic Cooperative Ecosystems Studu Unit
This project is a partnership with the National Parks Service, the Appalachian Highlands Monitoring Network, as well as the University of Georgia and USGS. This research will support decisions on galax management within the Blue Ridge Parkway, including law enforcement activity and identifying further research needs to assess the status of galax in the park.