Arundo donax
Arundo donax

Impact ID3920
Impact TypeHabitat Alteration
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionDense stands of Arundo donax increase fire probability and feed fires due to their density and dry nature. They are also well-adapted to fire, and emerge more dense after fire events, creating a cycle of fire susceptibility in riparian zones.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationSanta Anna River, Riverside County, California, USA

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/21/2024].

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