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Foothills Parkland range plant community guide

Description

This guide is the first effort to classify and describe rangeland plant communities in the foothills parkland. Along with describing the boundaries that make up a plant community, other information provided includes : productivity, livestock carrying capacity, and plant community succession with and without disturbances including grazing. This information can be utilized to help with the management of the multiple uses on this landscape, as well as provide a basis for rangeland health assessments; a measure of the functioning condition of the rangelands.

Tags
land use plants

Title and publication information

Type
Report
Alternative Title

Range plant communities and range health assessment guidelines for the Foothills Parkland Natural Subregion of Alberta

Extent

143 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Environment and Sustainable Resource Development

Contributor

DeMaere, Craig

Contributor

Alexander, Michael

Contributor

Willoughby, Michael

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Environment

Resource Dates

Date Created

2012-01-01

Date Added

2016-04-04T17:36:14.898814

Date Modified

2012-01-01

Date Issued

2012-01-01

Audience information

Identifiers

ISBN (pdf)

9781460136074

ISBN (print)

9781460136067

Local Identifier

T/274

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Environment and Parks