2013: Baseline Survey of Iris Lacustris


2013: Baseline Survey of Iris Lacustris

Allison Perrigoue

University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point

RESEARCH SUMMARY

This study addressed: 1) mapping locations of dwarf lake iris (Iris lacustris) in Peninsula State Park using

a global positioning system (GPS); 2) establish permanent study plots using GPS; and, 3) recorded

baseline information of permanent plots for long-term studies. It responded to needs stated in the

Dwarf Lake Iris Recovery Plan (2011) and the loss of locations of study plots used by Martha Makholm

(1986).