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10-4-10: USDA Study Looks at Land Degradation and Recovery on Western Rangelands

Brian Allmer

Brian Allmer, Barn Media Podcast Producer

The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Friday released results of a new study that non-federal rangelands in the Western states are productive – but that non-native grasses and shrubs pose a potential threat to the rangelands’ productivity. The study looked at more than 10-thousand plots…

The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Friday released results of a new study that non-federal rangelands in the Western states are productive – but that non-native grasses and shrubs pose a potential threat to the rangelands’ productivity. The study looked at more than 10-thousand plots…