Monitoring Rangeland Health - A Guide for Facilitators and Pastoralist Communities
Volume Draft Version I
Mpala Research Centre
This guide provides simple methods for monitoring land health -- including a ten-step process for designing and implementing a monitoring program, as well as instructions and datasheets for collecting monitoring data. The data collection methods require very little equipment or training and are quick and easy to use. This guide was written for a wide audience of land managers, including pastoralist communities, government and NGO workers, and ranch, conservancy and park managers.
Riginos, C., Herrick, J. E., Belnap, J., Sundaresan, S. R., Worden, J. S., and Kinnaird, M. F., 2009, Monitoring Rangeland Health - A Guide for Facilitators and Pastoralist Communities, Volume Draft Version I, Mpala Research Centre, p. 54.