Vegetation Responses to Spatial Management

Article:  Spatial Management of Grazing to Enhance Both Livestock Production and Resource Condition: A Scientific Argument Authors: Norton, Brian E. Journal: Proceedings of the VIIth International Rangelands Congress As we have seen, increasing stocking rates can dramatically improve overall operational … Continue reading

Managing for Avian Diversity in Grassland Ecosystems

Article: Should Heterogeneity Be The Basis For Conservation?  Grassland Bird Response To Fire And Grazing Authors: Fuhlendorf, S.D. Harrell, W. Engle, D.M. Hamilton, R.G. Davis, C.A. Leslie, D.M. Published: Ecological Applications 16(5), 2006, pp. 1096-1716 Management strategies on grazing lands … Continue reading

The Potential for Holistic Grazing Planning in Sagebrush Habitats

Article: Interspace/Undercanopy Foraging Patterns of Beef Cattle in Sagebrush Habitats Authors: France, K.A. Ganskopp, D.C. Boyd, C. Journal: Rangeland Ecology Management Dated: July 2008 Location: Wyoming Grazing management can affect ecosystem geometry, which is often a critical factor determining a habitat’s … Continue reading

Case Study: D. Joyce Coffey Resource Management and Demonstration Ranch

Authors: Stinner, D.H., Stinner, B.R., Martsolf, E. Year: 1997 Journal: Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment This article includes three HRM case studies, all of which have interesting and vital information.  The first is an ongoing ranch management study conducted by the … Continue reading

Biodiversity as an Organizing Principle

Authors: Stinner, D.H., Stinner, B.R., Martsolf, E. Year: 1997 Journal: Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment Human perception is complex and multi-faceted.  Our perceptions and interpretations of those perceptions can affect the success of land management; indeed, perception can affect many of … Continue reading