Ecological role of cattle at Point Reyes National Seashore: effects of grazing history on coastal plant communities

Martin Arceo, Riley Content-Castro, Jacques Jougla & Laurel Teague
There is ongoing debate over the effectiveness of cattle grazing as a prospect for plant community conservation. Since the National Park Service acquired the land at Point Reyes Seashore, controversies over whether ranching should continue in the protected area have defined part of the park's public image. Resolving uncertainties over impacts of cattle on the Point Reyes landscape could inform these debates and lead to viable long-term management strategies. In this study, we examine grassland...
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