Changes in the structure of a riparian community as the result of grazing.
- University of Hull
- Present address: Botany Department, University of Canterbury, Christchurch.
This describes changes due to grazing that occurred in the vegetation and topography of a previously ungrazed, riparian site. Grazing made the site more susceptible to erosion by eliminating the main pioneer species, Phalaris arundinacea, a rhizomatous reedgrass