A systematic review of wild burro grazing effects on Mojave Desert vegetation, USA.

@article{Abella2008ASR,
  title={A systematic review of wild burro grazing effects on Mojave Desert vegetation, USA.},
  author={Scott R Abella},
  journal={Environmental management},
  year={2008},
  volume={41 6},
  pages={809-19}
}
Wild burros (Equus asinus), protected by the 1971 Wild Free-Roaming Horse and Burro Act on some federal lands but exotic animals many ecologists and resource mangers view as damaging to native ecosystems, represent one of the most contentious environmental management problems in American Southwest arid lands. This review synthesizes the scattered literature about burro effects on plant communities of the Mojave Desert, a center of burro management contentions. I classified 24 documents meeting… CONTINUE READING

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