The changing structure and tree composition in the traditionally grazed forests in the parish of Stenbrohult, southern Sweden

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Nilsson, Sven;
  • Publisher: Svenska Botaniska Föreningen
  • Journal: issn: 0039-646X
  • Subject: Linnaeus | forest | Ecology | land use | grazing | Ekologi | Stenbrohult | Betula | history | Picea

The formerly grazed forest (utmark) was the dominant land use on most farms in southern Sweden until about 100 years ago. Here I describe the changed structure and tree species composition over time of the utmark on three farms owned by the church in the central part of... View more
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