Effect of sheep and horse grazing on species and functional composition of sub‐Mediterranean grasslands

@inproceedings{Catorci2012EffectOS,
  title={Effect of sheep and horse grazing on species and functional composition of sub‐Mediterranean grasslands},
  author={Andrea Catorci and Robert Gatti and Sabrina Cesaretti},
  year={2012}
}
Questions How does horse or sheep grazing affect species richness, diversity and functional composition of plant communities in sub-Mediterranean grasslands? What are the implications of grazing management for species conservation? Location Pastures dominated by Bromus erectus grazed by either sheep or horses in the Umbria-Marches Apennines (central Italy). Methods We examined grasslands at altitudes ranging from 1000 to 1200 m a.s.l. on north-facing slopes and with a… CONTINUE READING

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