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Keyword: riparian restoration

Response of a depleted sagebrush steppe riparian system to grazing control and woody plantings

Publications Posted on: July 17, 2006
To find out if a depleted riparian system in the sagebrush steppe of eastern Oregon would respond quickly to improved management, five management treatments were applied for 7 years, ranging from ungrazed to heavily grazed treatments, including in some cases, planting of woody species. While the results varied, all treatments were too limited to significantly restore the damaged areas within the 7-year span.