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Published by The Bureau, Bureau of Land Management, Denver Service Center [distributor] in [Washington, D.C.?], Denver, Colo .
Written in English


  • Range management -- United States,
  • Grazing -- United States

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StatementUnited States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
SeriesTechnical reference -- 4400-4, Technical reference (United States. Bureau of Land Management) -- 4400-4
ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Land Management
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 130 p. :
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14271375M

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Expected Results. Result 1: To develop and implement a remote sensing-based vegetation early warning system. Result 2: To develop and implement local-level monitoring guidelines and benchmarks for use by farmers and communities to self-assess rangeland health. Result 3: To set up, manage and secure a central database in which all rangeland data are compiled and . This book is open access under a CC BY-NC book provides an unprecedented synthesis of the current status of scientific and management knowledge regarding global rangelands and the major challenges that confront them. It has been organized around three major themes. The first. Rangeland Inventory, Assessment and Monitoring Coordinator for the Southwestern Region of the Forest Service. She has worked in rangeland, riparian and fire management, and monitoring throughout the western U.S. In addition to the Forest Service, Judith has worked with the Natural Resources Conservation Service, Agricultural. Monitoring can be short term, for example, to quantify the amount of biomass used during a grazing event. It can also be long term such as to quantify trend in simi-larity index on a particular rangeland ecological site. Monitoring techniques are different from those used in inventory because monitoring uses the same location on a repetitive Size: 1MB.

Risser, P.G. Methods for inventory and monitoring of vegetation, litter, and soil surface condition. In: National Research Council/National Academy of Sciences. Developing strategies for rangeland management. Westview Press. pp Nevada Range Studies Task Group. Nevada rangeland monitoring handbook. Long-term monitoring will help assess the condition and trend of rangelands, and it will provide valuable information to determine impacts of management strategies and changing weather conditions. Short-term monitoring consists of data such as grazing use, precipitation, and management prescriptions on a year-to-year basis. For Table 2A, Rangeland Inventories, the total acres available to be inventoried and the ephemeral acres will be obtained from the Rangeland Administration System (RAS). Table 3 contains data on monitored rangeland trend. Table 5 contains information on allotment monitoring. Information needed to complete Tables 4 and 6 will be obtained from. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

Rangelands publishes articles on the current state of the science and art of rangeland management. As a publication of the Society for Range Management, Rangelands provides readers relevant information founded in the current rangeland science and management knowledge base in an approachable format. Rangeland management occurs at the nexus of . Rangeland Inventory, Monitoring, and Evaluation reports are listed below for each year starting in Click on the year to download the report. Rangeland Inventory, Monitoring, and Evaluation reports are available for years through , by contacting Michael “Sherm” Karl at [email protected], or at Nevada Rangeland Monitoring Handbook Second Edition Authors: Sherman Swanson, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension (Editor in Chief) Ben Bruce, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Rex Cleary, Society for Range Management Bill Dragt, Bureau of Land Management Gary Brackley, Natural Resources Conservation Service. History of Rangeland Monitoring in the U.S.A Article in Arid Land Research and Management 17(4) October with 28 Reads How we measure 'reads'.