Social–ecological dynamics of change and restoration attempts in the Chihuahuan Desert grasslands of Janos Biosphere Reserve, Mexico

@article{Hruska2016SocialecologicalDO,
  title={Social–ecological dynamics of change and restoration attempts in the Chihuahuan Desert grasslands of Janos Biosphere Reserve, Mexico},
  author={Tracy Hruska and Davide Toledo and Rodrigo Sierra-Corona and V. Solis-Gracia},
  journal={Plant Ecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={218},
  pages={67-80}
}
Shrub encroachment and declining grass production are widespread throughout the grasslands and savannas of the Mexico–US borderlands, with negative consequences for ecosystem services, livestock production, and native biodiversity. The problem suggests a complex interaction of social and ecological drivers that are not well understood. Using the Chihuahuan Desert grasslands of the Janos Biosphere Reserve of northern Mexico as a case study, we sought to understand the social–ecological context… CONTINUE READING
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