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Managing the public rangelands

United States. Bureau of Land Management

Managing the public rangelands

by United States. Bureau of Land Management

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Published by Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management in [Washington] .
Written in English

  • Public lands,
  • Range management

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination vi, 42 p. :
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25469614M

    The health and management of rangelands have been matters for scientific inquiry and public debate since the s, when reports of widespread range degradation and livestock losses led to the first attempts to inventory and classify rangelands. The Public Rangelands Improvement Act of (PRIA) (Pub.L. 95–) defines the current grazing fee formula and establishes rangeland monitoring and inventory procedures for Bureau of Land Management and United States Forest Service rangelands. The National Grasslands are exempt from PRIA.. The H.R. legislation was passed by the 95th U.S. Congressional session and enacted Enacted by: the 95th United States Congress.

    book. The case study is used to demonstrate how stakeholders can work through the assessment and planning process to develop and evaluate management alternatives. Management Tips This handbook covers a variety of concepts associated with water stewardship on rangelands . Public Rangelands Improvement Act of History books, newspapers, and other sources use the popular name to refer to these laws. Why can't these popular names easily be found in the US Code? for instance, might contain provisions that affect the tax status of farmers, their management of land or treatment of the environment, a system.

      We write this chapter in a time of increasing recognition of the value of rangelands as providers of ecosystem services, broadening the traditionally focused view of rangelands as areas for the production of commodities from free-ranging livestock (Havstad et al. ).It is also a time in which ecologists are calling for conventional production-maximizing management approaches to be Cited by: 9. Grazing Management • The manipulation of grazing animals to accomplish desired results in terms of animal, plant, land, or economic responses (Valentine ). • Grazing management “both a science and an art, should be based on both the knowledge of science and the File Size: 2MB.

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