Biological Soil Crusts

Biological Soil Crusts

Biological Soil Crusts


Cheryl McIntyre investigates the influence of biocrusts on the establishment of native perennial grasses and cheatgrass and the conditions under which biocrusts might make rangelands more resistant to exotic grass invasion, and thereby serve as a potential restoration tool for producers.

Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) GW15-006, Biocrusts, grass establishment, and restoration of working rangelands .

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Format: Videos
Year: 2017
Location: West
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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.


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