This species lives exclusively in or near sandy soils within coastal dune and scrub communities and maritime chaparral .
The Appalachian Mountains, Florida swamps, and Texas chaparral became the domain of armed bands of Southern deserters.
After years of intense grazing, existing chaparral and coastal scrub communities were largely replaced by nonnative grasses.
Wear long pants to protect your legs from the surrounding chaparral .
In California, the chaparral and coastal sage shrubs form excellent cover for rodents, rabbits, and birds.
The thick chaparral of a remote region in the Sespe Wilderness, part of the Los Padres National Forest, in Ventura, California, has concealed a lost herd of desert bighorn sheep for more than five years.
We spend billions each year in futile attempts to prevent floodplains from flooding, barrier islands from migrating, chaparral from burning, and predators from predation.
Ecologically, it's a transition zone between chaparral and yellow pine forest.
They prefer grasslands, chaparral , and scrub oak areas to forage for food.
Less than eight inches tall, the annuals are inconspicuous, and were growing in a balding area between full chaparral and non-native grassland.