How old is pastoralism in Tibet? An ecological approach to the making of a Tibetan landscape

@inproceedings{Miehe2009HowOI,
  title={How old is pastoralism in Tibet? An ecological approach to the making of a Tibetan landscape},
  author={Georg Miehe and Sabine Miehe and Knut Kaiser and Christoph Reudenbach and Lena Behrendes and La Duo and F Schl{\"u}tz},
  year={2009}
}
article i nfo The Tibetan highlands host one of the world's largest pastoral ecosystems, but the evolutionary impact of the Tibetan nomadic livestock economy on the environment has not yet been investigated. Despite this grazing impact, the vegetation of the Tibetan highlands is widely believed to be natural. Our ecological approach to reconstructing the making of a pastoral environment uses the present composition of the plant cover as a baseline. Today's prevailing plant functional types are… CONTINUE READING

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