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Managing Western Juniper for Wildlife


WoodlandFishAndWildlifeImageManagingWesternJuniperForWildlifeWestern juniper can provide valuable habitat for many wildlife species. However, too many trees cause the loss of important understory plant species, a loss that can degrade wildlife habitat. When managing juniper woodlands for wildlife it is important to maintain a balance of plant layers, including wildflowers, grasses, shrubs, and trees. This publication provides information on managing your western juniper woodlands to improve habitat for a maximum number of wildlife species.

Managing Western Juniper for Wildlife (PDF)