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Grasslands; ecology, management, and restoration.


Grasslands; ecology, management, and restoration.

Ed. by Hans G. Schroder.

Nova Science Publishers


270 pages




This volume consists of 10 articles, two commentaries, and three short communications on grasslands ecology, management, and restoration. They cover conservation; vegetative production; the benefits of multi-paddock grazing; the effects of long-term livestock removal on the water infiltration rate in arid grasslands; floods and the deterioration of grasslands; introducing species; vegetation ecology; nitrous oxide in soil and effects on climate change; and studies of grasslands in Argentina, Brazil, Spain, the Southern Kuril Islands, and the Czech Republic. Contributors work in biology, ecology, environmental science, agriculture, and other fields around the world. A few grammar problems appear in a chapter by a non-native English speaker.

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Date:Mar 1, 2009
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