Agronomy and Range - General Publications
See also: Rangeland Management Series, Rangeland Monitoring Series and Small Grains Production Manual
Full Title: Rangeland Monitoring Series: Guidelines for Residual Dry Matter (RDM) Management on Coastal and Foothill Rangelands in California. Properly managed RDM can be expected to provide a high degree of protection from soil erosion and nutrient loss. Applications of specific RDM standards based on research and experience have shown the effectiveness of this approach to grazing management.
Full Title: Rangeland Monitoring Series: Sediment Delivery Inventory and Monitoring: A Method for Water Quality Management in Rangeland Watersheds. This easy-to-use worksheet and photographic record method gives any landowner a simple, straightforward way to monitor streamside erosion and waterway sediment data for use in land management decisions or to demonstrate compliance with water quality standards.
Guide to a standardized method for assessing the condition of riparian areas, for landowners, managers, and resource professionals. Color photos. Available in two free downloadable versions: Low-resolution (quicker download, but lower-quality photo images: 782K) High-resolution (higher-quality photo images, but slower download: 3.1Mb) This publication requires the free Adobe® Acrobat® Reader. You can download a free copy of the Acrobat Reader from Adobe Systems Incorporated.