Land Ecology Essay II: Thresholds, novel ecosystems, and the sanctity of history

TitleLand Ecology Essay II: Thresholds, novel ecosystems, and the sanctity of history
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsBestelmeyer B
JournalRangelands
Volume37
Start Page244
Pagination244-246
Date Published12/2015
Accession NumberJRN54567
ARIS Log Number329174
KeywordsLand Ecology, novel ecosystems, Sanctity of History, thresholds
Abstract

Dr. Brandon Bestelmeyer is a research ecologist with the USDA Agricultural Research Service’s Jornada Experimental Range and the Jornada Basin LTER at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, New Mexico. He regularly writes about rangeland issues on the Land Ecology blog.

To read more of Brandon’s essays, visit http://landecology.org/.

“Land ecology” honors the holistic approach to the knowledge needed to support land stewardship into our increasingly uncertain future. Here we share an expanded version of one of Brandon’s recent essays.

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DOI10.1016/j.rala.2015.10.009