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- Milchunas, Daniel G., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Rangeland ecology & management 2010 v.63 no.3 pp. 317
- steppes; grazing; range management; prescribed burning; dry matter accumulation; growing season; soil water content; nitrogen; nutrient availability; soil fertility; temporal variation; in vitro digestibility; forage grasses; forage; dormancy; stocking rate; Colorado
- ... We examined the independent and combined effects of prescribed fire and livestock grazing on herbaceous plant production in shortgrass steppe of northeastern Colorado in the North American Great Plains. Burning was implemented in March, before the onset of the growing season. During the first postburn growing season, burning had no influence on soil moisture, nor did it affect soil nitrogen (N) av ...