Grasshopper assemblage response to a restored national park (Mountain Zebra National Park, South Africa)

@article{Gebeyehu2004GrasshopperAR,
  title={Grasshopper assemblage response to a restored national park (Mountain Zebra National Park, South Africa)},
  author={Solomon Gebeyehu and Michael John Samways},
  journal={Biodiversity & Conservation},
  year={2004},
  volume={11},
  pages={283-304}
}
Twelve grassland sites were sampled inside and outside the Mountain Zebra National Park (MZNP), South Africa to assess changes in grasshopper assemblages to grazing by indigenous mammals inside the park compared to grazing by domestic cattle outside. The MZNP has been restored from cattle-grazed farmland to indigenous mammal parkland for 62 years. The number of grasshopper species and families inside the park was not significantly different from outside the park, but the number of individuals… CONTINUE READING
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