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Joe Truett

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780520258396

Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520258396.001.0001

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Production Science Comes to the Range

Production Science Comes to the Range

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(p.83) Eleven Production Science Comes to the Range
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Grass
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JOE C. TRUETT

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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520258396.003.0011

This chapter focuses on range management plans. It begins by discussing a range management built on the notion of community succession and climax as laid out by Frederic Clements. It then describes the analysis of brush encroachment. Reasons for brush encroachment vary, but cessation of fire tops most lists. On many of the more arid ranges, grazing and the fire reduction that results from grazing stand as the prime collaborators in brush encroachment.

Keywords:   range management plan, community succession, Frederic Clements, brush encroachment, grazing, fire reduction

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