1st Edition

Secondary Succession And The Evaluation Of Rangeland Condition

ISBN 9780367286866
Published May 7, 2019 by Routledge
163 Pages

USD $149.95

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Book Description

This book juxtaposes traditional and currently applied concepts of rangeland condition with new concepts. It presents a dialogue between traditionalists and their critics. The book outlines the effects of various activities by humans that eventually lead toward multiple climaxes.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Secondary Succession and Range Condition Criteria: Introduction to the Problem -- Range Condition as Used in the Soil Conservation Service -- History and Development of Site and Condition Criteria in the Bureau of Land Management -- History of Development of Site and Condition Criteria for Range Condition Within the U.S. Forest Service -- The Development of Systems of Assessing the Condition of Rangeland in Australia -- Range Condition and Secondary Succession: A Critique -- Range Condition Analysis: Past, Present, and Future

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W. K. Lauenroth Range Science Department and Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 W. A. Laycock Department of Range Management, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071