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range management
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The art and science of planning and directing range use to obtain sustained maximum animal production, consistent with perpetuation of the natural resources.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/40268.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/40268
Used For
forage management
range planning
rangeland management
Broader Term
land management
Narrower Term
grassland management
range improvement
Related Term
fire science and management
grasslands
grazing
grazing management
patch burning
prescribed burning
ranchers
rangelands
Spanish
manejo de pastizal
Term Number
40268