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grazing lands
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
(1) Collective term used by NRCS for rangeland, pastureland, grazed forest land, native and naturalized pasture, hayland, and grazed cropland. Although grazing is generally a predominate use, the term is used independent of any use. (2) Land used primarily for production of forage plants maintained or manipulated primarily through grazing management. Includes all lands having plants harvestable by grazing without reference to land tenure, other land uses, management, or treatment practices.
Definition Source
National Range and Pasture Handbook, NRCS, USDA
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/132634.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/132634
Used For
grazinglands
Broader Term
land
Related Term
Conservation of Private Grazing Land Program
grazing
grazing effects
grazing management
grazing trials
land use
rangelands
Spanish
tierras de pastoreo
Term Number
132634