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Demographic processes limiting seedling recruitment in arid grassland restoration


James, Jeremy J.; Svejcar, Tony J.; Rinella, Matthew J. 2011. Demographic processes limiting seedling recruitment in arid grassland restoration. Journal of Applied Ecology. 48: 961-969.

doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2011.02009.x

Seeding is an important management tool in aridland restoration, but seeded species often fail to establish. Previous research has largely focused on the technical aspects of seeding with little effort directed at identifying demographic processes driving recruitment failures.

Keywords: annual grass, fire, great basin, invasion, life stage, seeding


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Title: RMRS Other Publications: Demographic processes limiting seedling recruitment in arid grassland restoration
Electronic Publish Date: October 3, 2012
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