Empirical assessment of state-and-transition models with a long-term vegetation record from the Sonoran Desert

  • Sumanta Bagchi (Contributor)
  • David D. Briske (Creator)
  • X. Ben Wu (Contributor)
  • Mitchel P Mcclaran (Creator)
  • B. T. Bestelmeyer (Creator)
  • Maria E. Fernandez-Giménez (Creator)



Resilience-based frameworks, including state-and-transition models (STM), are being increasingly called upon to inform policy and guide ecosystem management, particularly in rangelands. Yet, multiple challenges impede their effective implementation: (1)...
Date made available2016

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