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Small mammals in successional prairie woodlands of the northern Great Plains

Mark A. Rumble

Small mammals in successional prairie woodlands of the northern Great Plains

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station in Ogden, UT (324 25th St., Ogden 84401) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prairie ecology -- Great Plains,
  • Prairie animals -- Great Plains,
  • Forests and forestry -- Great Plains

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMark A. Rumble, John E. Gobeille
    SeriesResearch paper RMRS -- RP-28
    ContributionsGobeille, John E, Rocky Mountain Research Station--Ogden
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination9 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13628825M
    OCLC/WorldCa47193583

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Small mammals in successional prairie woodlands of the northern Great Plains by Mark A. Rumble Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Small mammals in successional prairie woodlands of the northern Great Plains. [Mark A Rumble; John E Gobeille; United States. Department of Agriculture.; Rocky Mountain Research Station--Ogden.] -- Prairie woodlands comprise about 1 percent of the landscape in the northern Great Plains.

However, prairie woodlands provide habitat for far more than 1 percent of the. Get this from a library. Small mammals in successional prairie woodlands of the northern Great Plains. [Mark A Rumble; John E Gobeille; Rocky Mountain Research Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)].

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Grassland birds have taken a nosedive in recent decades: They’re the fastest-declining bird group in North America. Four species in particular—the chestnut-collared longspur, lark bunting, McCown’s longspur, and Sprague’s pipit—have lost as much as 80% of their populations since the s.

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in Proceedings of the 14th North American Prairie Conference: prairie biodiversity (D. Hartnett, ed.). Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.

In Landfire's Rapid Assessment Reference Condition model of the northern cordgrass prairie, mean occurrence of stand-replacement fires is 7 years, with a range of 2 to 50 years.

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