Sheep gain and species diversity: In sandy grassland, Inner Mongolia

@inproceedings{Zhao2011SheepGA,
  title={Sheep gain and species diversity: In sandy grassland, Inner Mongolia},
  author={H. Zhao and LI SHENG-GONG and Tong-hui Zhang and Toshiya Ohkuro and Rui-lian Zhou and Tong -Hui},
  year={2011}
}
  • H. Zhao, LI SHENG-GONG, +3 authors Tong -Hui
  • Published 2011
A grazing experiment was conducted from 1992 to 1996 at a sandy grassland in the Horqin sandy land, located in the northeastern part of China. The grassland had been grazed by sheep for many years before the experiment at an intensity of 4.5 sheep ha'. The experiment consisted of 4 grazing treatments: no grazing (0 sheep ha'), light grazing (2 sheep ha "'), moderate grazing (4 sheep ha') and overgrazing (6 sheep ha-'). Plant species diversity, plant biomass, soil properties, and sheep… CONTINUE READING