Original Articles

The development of veld assessment in the northern Transvaal savanna II. Mixed bushveld

DOI: 10.1080/02566702.1988.9648110
Author(s): M.H. FriedelDivision of Wildlife and Rangelands Research, Australia


Differences in pasture species composition as a consequence of grazing were used to develop a proposed classification of pasture species response to grazing, for both the Combretum apiculatum and the Acacia tortilis communities of the northern Transvaal mixed bushveld. The limited value of this approach is discussed in view of likely interactions with other driving forces.

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