Introduction to Rangeland Health in Native Grasslands – Principles of Range Health

An open space in the forest with a view of a narrow creek going into the mountains

You may know the importance of healthy native rangelands, but do you know how to assess the health of a rangeland? The five indicators of rangeland health; plant community, structure, litter, erosion and weeds, are used to measure health and monitor changes in rangeland health over time. Understanding how to measure rangeland health with these indicators is key to applying range health assessments to ecological regions throughout Alberta. The Rangeland Health Assessment for Grassland, Forest and Tame Pasture can be found here:…

– By Cows and Fish

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