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The grasslands of Latin America

G. M. Roseveare

The grasslands of Latin America

by G. M. Roseveare

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Published by Imperial Bureau of Pastures and Field Crops in Aberystwyth, Great Britain .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Grasses -- Latin America.,
    • Pastures -- Latin America.,
    • Grasslands -- Latin America.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-271) and indexes.

      StatementG.M. Roseveare.
      SeriesBulletin 36 of the Imperial Bureau of Pastures and Field Crops, Aberystwyth, Great Britain, Bulletin (Imperial Bureau of Pastures and Field Crops) ;, 36.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB197 .R77
      The Physical Object
      Pagination291 p. :
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6063290M
      LC Control Number49053583
      OCLC/WorldCa562115

      There is substantial evidence, however, that the Native American landscape of the early sixteenth century was a humanized landscape almost everywhere. Populations were large. Forest composition had been modified, grasslands had been created, wildlife disrupted, and erosion was severe in places. Grasslands: llanos (Plains) - Llanos Llanos: wide grasslands stretching across northern South America and occupying western Venezuela and northeastern Colombia. Drained by the Orinoco River Pampas-extensive, treeless plains in South America.

      How to say grassland in Latin. Latin Translation. campus. Find more words! Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search: Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search: Advanced Word Finder: See Also in English. grass noun: herba, gramen: land noun: terra, tellus: Similar Words. shieling: shieling: prairie: pratum: pasture noun. The temperate grasslands of South America form a vast and heterogeneous biome distributed in four ecoregions – paramos, puna, pampas and campos and the Patagonian steppe. These grasslands occur in every country (except the three Guianas) and occupy about 13% of the continent ( million square kilometres).

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