Garry Oak and Related Ecosystems

The Reseach Branch is working with the Garry Oak Ecosystem Recovery Team to develop an ecosystem classification of Garry oak and related ecosystems.

Existing classifications

Garry Oak (Quercus garryana) Plant Communities and Ecosystems in Southwestern British Columbia. Erickson, W. 1998.

Proposed classifications

Higher-Level Physiognomic Vegetation Categories for Garry Oak and Surrounding Ecosystems (Nov 2001)

Garry Oak stand at Sooke.