TITLE

Ecological Consequences of Prairie Dog Disturbances

AUTHOR(S)
Whicker, April D.; Detling, James K.
PUB. DATE
December 1988
SOURCE
BioScience;Dec88, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p778
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with a study which investigated how black-tailed prairie dogs influence structural and functional properties of the grasslands over time. Background to the study; Alterations to the vegetational structure of a patch; Discussion on ecosystem processes and patch dynamics; Animal response to patch structure and dynamics.
ACCESSION #
10261939

 

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