Chinese tallow tree sprayed with herbicide, Triadica sebifera

Man wearing a mask and spraying trees with herbicide

Detailed Description

Part of a floristics inventory that was conducted to identify and photograph the vascular plants occurring at Caddo Lake National Wildlife Refuge (NWR), Texas, from March 2011 to March 2012 by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Chinese tallow tree (Triadica sebifera) is one of the more common invasive tree species on the refuge and is actively controlled by refuge staff.

Details

Image Dimensions: 2125 x 2368

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Caddo Lake National Wildlife Refuge, TX, US

Source:

A comprehensive list and photographic collection of the vascular flora of Caddo Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Texas, March 2011
Allain, Larry, 2014, A comprehensive list and photographic collection of the vascular flora of Caddo Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Texas, March 2011–March 2012: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 854, 41 p., https://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ds854. This image was taken from page 8 (figure 7) of the publication document.