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Assessment of range planting as a conservation practice

Hardegree, Stuart P.; Roundy, Bruce A.; Shaw, Nancy L.; Moffet, Corey A.; Monaco, Thomas A.; Jones, Thomas A.; Redente, Edward F. 2009. Assessment of range planting as a conservation practice. In: Abstracts of the 62nd Annual Meeting, Feb 8-12, 2009, Albuquerque, NM. Wheat Ridge, CO: Society for Range Management. 1 p.

NRCS range-planting Conservation Practice standards are used to develop management recommendations for improving vegetation composition an productivity of grazed plant communities. Individual Conservation Practice recommendations are implemented within a Conservation-Management-System in areas where the existing plant-community attributes are insufficient to meet management goals for productivity and species composition, and where natural recovery toward a more desirable State is not expected to occur.

Keywords: range planting, conservation, management

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Title: RMRS Other Publications: Assessment of range planting as a conservation practice
Electronic Publish Date: June 18, 2010
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