Jornada Experimental Range Stocking Records
Entry ID: MSU0018

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Summary
Abstract: The "Jornada Experimental Range Stocking Records" data set
contains a record of the number of animal days of use in each of
the Jornada Experimental Range pastures near Las Cruces, New
Mexico. Data were derived from records maintained by ranch
foremen of the numbers of each kind (cattle, horse, sheep) and
class (bulls, cows, yearlings) of livestock in each pasture.
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Description: Access to the JER LTER site
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 33.0   S: 32.0   E: -108.0   W: -108.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1915-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality The data were verified by counts made when
animals were placed in and removed from pastures. All data recording
was verified by supervisory scientist.
Originating Center
Data Center
Jornada Experimental Range, Agricultural Research Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://usda-ars.nmsu.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: BARBARA NOLEN
Phone: 505-646-4465
Fax: 505-646-5889
Email: bnolen at nmsu.edu
Contact Address:
Jornada Experimental Range
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30003, Dept. 3
City: Las Cruces
Province or State: NM
Postal Code: 88003-0003
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 505-646-4465
Fax: 505-646-5889
Email: bnolen at nmsu.edu
Contact Address:
Jornada Experimental Range
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30003, Dept. 3
City: Las Cruces
Province or State: NM
Postal Code: 88003-0003
Country: USA
Publications/References
Paulsen, H.A. & F.N. Ares. (1962). Grazing values andmanagement of
black grama, tubosa grasslands and associated shrub ranges of the
Southwest, USDA, Forest Service Tech. Bull. No. 1270. 56 pps.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-02-25
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