Spike Rush

Eleocharis obtuse
Scale 6 Diat: photosynthetic , Hierachy 1

2 POINTS

• Eleocharis obtuse grows at the water’s edge in the estuary and provides an essential habitat for juvenile fish.

cool, warm

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Great Horned Owl

Bubo virginianus
Scale 6 Diat: carnivore , Hierachy 3

7 POINTS

Play: Bubo virginianus has a FLIGHT of 2.

cold, cool, warm

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Himalayan Blackberry

Rubus armeniacus
Scale 7 Diat: photosynthetic , Hierachy 1

2 POINTS

Play: Rubus armeniacus is an invasive species. It MUST be played on top of Urtica dioica or Andromeda polifolia, removing those species from the ecosystem.

cool, warm

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Scotch Broom

Cytisus scoparius
Scale 7 Diat: photosynthetic , Hierachy 1

2 POINTS

Play: Cytisus scoparius is an invasive species. It MUST be played on top of Urtica dioica or Andromeda polifolia, removing those species from the ecosystem.

cool, warm, hot

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Dragonfly

Libellula quadrimaculata
Scale 4 Diat: carnivore , Hierachy 3

7 POINTS

Play: Libellula quadrimaculata has a MOVE of 2.

cool, warm

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Volunteer

Invasive plant weeders

Play: Play this card on a Rubus armeniacus or Cytisus scoparius
Effect: The invasive plant is removed from play. Any native species uncovered returns to play.


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