Ecology and management of the grassland and forested rangelands of interior British Columbia
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Ecology and management of the grassland and forested rangelands of interior British Columbia an annotated bibliography by R. M. Strang

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Published by Ministry of Forests, Information Services Branch in Victoria, B.C .
Written in English



  • British Columbia


  • Range management -- British Columbia -- Bibliography.,
  • Range ecology -- British Columbia -- Bibliography.,
  • Grassland ecology -- British Columbia -- Bibliography.,
  • Forest management -- British Columbia -- Bibliography.,
  • Forest ecology -- British Columbia -- Bibliography.

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Includes index.

StatementR. M. Strang.
LC ClassificationsZ5074.R27 S77, SF85 S77
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 129 p. ;
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4220312M
LC Control Number80500101

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Four grazing trials were conducted with cattle on Columbia milkvetch range in southern interior British Columbia. In the first 2 trials during and cattle grazed an upper grassland site in late spring. In and , the animals grazed a lodgepole pine forest site during early summer. Grassland of interior British Columbia are being encroached upon by Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca (Beissn.) Franco) and ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Dougl.). A pot experiment placed in the field was conducted to determine the effect of forest and grassland seedbeds on seedling emergence and early establishment of the 2. Rangelands in British Columbia include grassland, forest, wetland, and alpine range and occupy about 58 million ha, providing forage for grazing and browsing animals. The majority of B.C.'s rangelands are owned by the Crown (approximately 90%), while the rest is privately owned. David Sanger, Prehistory of the Pacific Northwest Plateau as Seen from the Interior of British Columbia, American Antiquity, /, 32, 2, (), (). Crossref Harold Steppuhn, Ken G. Wall, Alan Iwaasa, Robert Blackshaw, R. Dunn, Dianne Westerlund, Selected forage crops control foxtail barley and downy brome in saline soils.

Grasslands Conservation Council of British Columbia. (). Managing BC Grasslands: Stewards of the Land. Kamloops, BC: Author. The Grasslands Conservation Council of British Columbia’s mission is to: • Foster understanding and appreciation for the ecological, social, economic, and cultural importance of BC grasslands. • Promote. Rangeland Ecology & Management publishes all topics-including ecology, management, socioeconomic and policy-pertaining to global rangelands. The journal's mission is to inform academics, ecosystem managers and policy makers of science-based information to promote sound rangeland stewardship. Rangeland ecology and management in a changing world Grasslands/Rangelands Resources and Ecology—Ecology of Grasslands/Rangelands-• 42 • Multifunctional Grasslands in a Changing World Volume I forestry. Emerging fields are those that consider societys involvement in the management of rangelands, from both a policy and. Aims and Scope Forest Ecology and Management publishes scientific articles linking forest ecology with forest management, focusing on the application of biological, ecological and social knowledge to the management and conservation of plantations and natural forests.

Soil compaction of forest plantations of interior British Columbia. Grazing cattle on forest plantations in the interior of British Columbia (B.C.) is a common practice, but its impact on soil compaction is not well documented. environmental stewardship and grassland management and have many benefits. There are several stewardship programs and initiatives in BC including the British Columbia Environmental Farm Plan Program, the Peace River Forage Association of British Columbia, BC Agriculture Council, and others. Grassland management science includes the study of the various plants and animals that live Interior), pinegrass (found beneath forest canopies throughout central and southern BC) and Altai fescue Vegetation in British Columbia’s grasslands is very diverse due to the wide variations in climate, soils and topography throughout the. This book, which is divided into sections on grazing ecology, grazing management, vegetation management and managing rangeland complexity is a fully revised and updated edition of Rangeland Management published by McGraw-Hill, New York, in It is intended for undergraduate students. Scientific names of plants and animals are listed in 2 appendices.