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Ecosystem and Wildlife Implications of Brush: Management System Designed to Improve Water Runoff and Percolation

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Title Ecosystem and Wildlife Implications of Brush: Management System Designed to Improve Water Runoff and Percolation
Creator Arrington, D. Albrey Conner, Richard Dugas, William Hejl, Sallie Magness, Dawn Muttiah, Ranjan Olenick, Keith Rosenthal, Wes Srinivasan, Raghavan Winemiller, Kirk O. Zinn, Michele Wilkins, Neal Amonett, Carl Bednarz, Steve Dybala, Tim Griffith, Rebecca Jarboe, Hank
Description With the settlement of Texas and establishment of ranchers to produce cattle, there was an effort to maximize beef production. This caused serious overgrazing. In addition, there was a reduced incidence of fires across the landscape to clear out brush. These factors led to deterioration of the grazing lands and provided an opportunity for invasive intrusion by brush and other species onto the land and riparian zones. There has been a large-scale conversion from grasslands and savannahs to...
Publisher Texas Water Resources Institute
Date 2007-11-28T14:58:39Z 2007-11-28T14:58:39Z 2002-11-01
Type Technical Report
Identifier http://hdl.handle.net/1969.1/6141
Language en_US
Relation TR-201;

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