You are here: Home
/ Publication Information
Title: Viewpoint: needed research on domestic and recreational livestock in wilderness
Author: Cole, David N.
Source: Journal of range management. 42(1): 84-86
Publication Series: Not categorized
Description: The issue of domestic livestock grazing will become more controversial as wilderness areas managed by the Bureau of Land Management are added to the system. Many of these areas are likely to have little recreational use, leaving livestock grazing as the most serious potential threat to wilderness values.
My intent is to point out the importance of problems related to livestock in wilderness and to suggest some particularly critical research needs. I will discuss recreational and domestic livestock separately, in each case giving a brief overview of existing knowledge followed by my view of important research topics and some possible research approaches.
Keywords: research, livestock, wilderness
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
XML: View XML
Cole, David N. 1989. Viewpoint: needed research on domestic and recreational livestock in wilderness. Journal of range management. 42(1): 84-86
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility