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Measuring Plant DiversityLessons from the Field$
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Thomas J. Stohlgren

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780195172331

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172331.001.0001

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Case Study

Case Study

Comparing Rangeland Vegetation Sampling Techniques

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Measuring Plant Diversity
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Thomas J. Stohlgren

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172331.003.0007

As what was learned from Chapter 6, studies that compare older sampling techniques to newer ones sometimes are necessary to advance the science of plant ecology. This chapter presents another comparison of techniques to challenge very commonly used rangeland sampling techniques. In terms of measuring and monitoring native and non-native plant species richness in grassland habitats, never has such a study been so urgently needed. The inertia of rangeland sampling techniques is extremely apparent in the literature.

Keywords:   Parker Loop, Daubenmire transect, rangeland sampling techniques, Modified-Whittaker plot design, spatial autocorrelation, locally rare species

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