Indicators of Southwestern range conditions. Page: 2
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2 FARMERS' BULLETIN 1782
FIGURE 1.-A level or undulating short-grass range. Other things being equal,
a satisfactory ground cover of high grazing capacity can be maintained more
easily on such an area than where topography is less favorable.
FIGURE 2.-Rolling range. When slopes are steeper, runoff waters attain higher
velocities and have far greater erosive power; hence, in order to maintain
satisfactory range condition, somewhat lighter grazing is necessary than on
more level areas.
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Talbot, M. W. (Murrell Williams), b. 1889. Indicators of Southwestern range conditions., book, December 1957; Washington D.C.. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc5875/m1/4/?q=%22livestock%22: accessed May 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.