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Dry grassland plant diversity conservation using low-intensity sheep and goat grazing management: case study in Prague (Czech Republic)

Author(s): J. Dostalek and T. Frantik

Month: Jun
Year: 2008

Journal: Biodiversity and Conservation
Volume: 17
Issue: 6
Pages: 1439-1454

Article Topic(s): Community level survey, Disturbance, Succession
Research Setting(s): Grassland
Location: Prague, Czech Republic

Species Referenced: Achillea millefolium (Common yarrow),

Abstract

Examines the effects of managing dry grasslands with low-intensity grazing in nature reserves in Prague. Grazing reduced woody plant species and increased species diversity. Nitrophilous and ruderal species increased, including Achillea millefolium.

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J. Dostalek and T. Frantik. "Dry grassland plant diversity conservation using low-intensity sheep and goat grazing management: case study in Prague (Czech Republic)." Biodiversity and Conservation 17.6 (2008): 1439-1454.

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ISSN: 0960-3115
DOI: 10.1007/s10531-008-9352-1

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