Original Articles

A national range inventory for the Kingdom of Lesotho ‘n nasionale opname van die weivelde van die koningkryk van Lesotho

DOI: 10.1080/02566702.1984.9647987
Author(s): N.L. MartinLand Conservation and Range Development Project,


With the need for an understanding of the nation's rangelands, the Division of Range Management of the Kingdom of Lesotho has undertaken a national range inventory. This resource study has utilized as aids in this task, the up‐to‐date techniques of satellite remote sensing and the interpretation of new colour aerial photography. Data were collected to provide a basic understanding of plant community relationships and from this information a classification system of ecological sites was developed.

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