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IAI-Data-CRN_012_Altesor_Grass: Changes in diversity, floristic composition and plant traits of the major life forms in five Uruguayan grasslands
Entry ID: IAIDIS766

Abstract: Our objectives were to analyse the changes in diversity, floristic
composition and plant traits of the major life forms (graminoids and
forbs) in response to nine years of grazing exclosure in five
Uruguayan grasslands. The floristic composition and species frequency
of five grazing exclosures set up between 1989 and 1990 were recorded
annually until 1998 by the Direccion de Suelos of the ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -29.97   S: -35.26   E: -52.77   W: -58.46

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Altesor, A.
Dataset Title: IAI-Data-CRN_012_Altesor_Grass
Dataset Series Name: The Role of Biodiversity and Climate in the Functioning of Ecosystems: A Comparative Study or Grasslands, Savannas, and Forests
Dataset Publisher: IAI
Issue Identification: IAI-Data-CRN_012_Altesor_Grass
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1989-01-01
Stop Date: 1990-12-31
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Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research- IAI
Avenida dos Astronautas, 1758, Jardim da Granja
City: Sao Jose dos Campos
Province or State: Sao Paulo
Postal Code: 12227-010
Country: BRAZIL
Phone: +59825258616
Email: aaltesor at
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-02-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23