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A riparian zone or corridor is the name given to the land adjacent to a stream, river or...
The word "uplands" is used to describe the higher-elevation areas between river and stream valleys...
Habitat is the place where a plant or animal species naturally lives and grows. A description of...
When defining wildlife habitats, biologists generally consider both the type of vegetation and...
Risk to vegetation will depend on the fire regime as well as the characteristics of the plants and...