Resilience and restoration of tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and grassy woodlands

@article{Buisson2019ResilienceAR,
  title={Resilience and restoration of tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and grassy woodlands},
  author={Elise Buisson and Soizig Le Stradic and Fernando A. O. Silveira and Giselda Durigan and Gerhard Ernst Overbeck and Alessandra Fidelis and Geraldo Wilson Fernandes and William J. Bond and Julia‐Maria Hermann and Gr{\'e}gory Mahy and Swanni T. Alvarado and Nicholas P. Zaloumis and Joseph W. Veldman},
  journal={Biological Reviews},
  year={2019},
  volume={94}
}
Despite growing recognition of the conservation values of grassy biomes, our understanding of how to maintain and restore biodiverse tropical grasslands (including savannas and open‐canopy grassy woodlands) remains limited. To incorporate grasslands into large‐scale restoration efforts, we synthesised existing ecological knowledge of tropical grassland resilience and approaches to plant community restoration. Tropical grassland plant communities are resilient to, and often dependent on, the… 

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