Rangeland health attributes and indicators for qualitative assessment

@inproceedings{Pyke2002RangelandHA,
  title={Rangeland health attributes and indicators for qualitative assessment},
  author={D. Pyke and J. Herrick and Patrick L. Shaver and M. Pellant},
  year={2002}
}
Panels of experts from the Society for Range Management and the National Research Council proposed that status of rangeland ecosystems could be ascertained by evaluating an ecological site’s potential to conserve soil resources and by a series of indicators for ecosystem processes and site stability. Using these recommendations as a starting point, we developed a rapid, qualitative method for assessing a moment-in-time status of rangelands. Evaluators rate 17 indicators to assess 3 ecosystem… Expand

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