Ogden, Utah : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station, 
Book — 183 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Introduction: Shrub ecophysiology and biotechnology / E, Durant McARthur, Arthur Wallace, Marshall R. Haferkamp
1. Biotechnology and breeding: Breeding systems of woody plant species in Utah / Rosemary L. Pendleton, Burton K. Pendleton, Kimball T. Harper ; A relationship between polyploidy and habitat in western shrub species / Stewart C. Sanderson, E. Durant McArthur, Howard C. Stutz ; Cellular and molecular approaches to the ecophysiology and genetic improvement of shrubs / John G. Carman ; Organogenesis and shoot-tip multiplication from tissue cultures of Atriplex species / Jerry R. Barrow ; Responses of callus culturs. microshoot cultures, and whole plants of the halophyte, Atriplex canesces var. gigantea to exogenous NaCl / Eve Syrkin Wurtele
2. Environmental management and technology: Transplanting of native shrubs on disturbed land in the Mojave Desert / E.M. Romney, A. Wallace, R.B. Hunter ; Pulse establishment of woody shrubs on denuded Mojave Desert land / E.M. Romney, A. Wallace, R.B. Hunter ; High-tech polyacrylamides as soil conditioners in the reclamation and stability of desert lands / Garn A. Wallace and Arthur Wallace ; Creating riparian wildlife habitat along a Columbia River impoundment in north-central Washington / Robert G. Carson and Paul J. Edgerton ; Use of native shrubs on strip-mined lands in the humid EAst / H. Glenn Hughes
3. Ecophysiology: Influence of stress history on water use patterns of honey mesquite / R.J. Ansley, P.W. Jacoby, B.K. Lawrence ; A model of freeze tolerance in winterfat germinants / D. terrance Booth ; Water relations, aboveground growth, and phenology of Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyane in relation to dispersion pattern / Alan T. Carpenter and Neil E. West ; Stomatal sensitivity and water-use efficiency in oaks and their hybrids / James R. Ehleringer and Mark P. Smedley ; Plant ecophysiology : a case study of honey mesquite / R.E. Sosebee and C. Wan ; Wildland shrup dieoffs in Utah : an approach to understanding the cause / Davd L. Nelson [and others] ; Are wildland plant communities a potential source of understanding biological responses to iron-deficiency stress? / Sheldon D. Nelson and Von D. Jolley ; Effects of heavy grazing by mule deer on "Hobble Creek" Mountain big sagebrush seed stalk production / Ronald L. Rodriguez and Bruce L. Welch ; Interaction of stresses in the behavior of native shrub populations / Arthur Wallace ; Seed germination biology of antelope bitterbrush (Purshia tridentata) / Susan E. Meyer and Stephen B. Monsen ; Fire effects on Amelanchier alnifolia shrubs during phenological development stages / Nonan V. Noste, Elizabeth D. Reinhardt, Ralph A. Wilson, Jr. ; The ecology of Vaccinium globulare : seedling establishment and nutrition / Nellie M. Stark ; Comparative growth of four shrub species in a native desert soil and an amended non-calcareous soil and some unsolved problems in mineral nutrition of desert shrubs / Arthur Wallace ; Physiological changes in Chrysothamnus nauseosus in relation to rubber resin production / D.J. Weber [and others].