Location: Range Management Research
Project Number: 3050-11210-007-88-R
Project Type: Reimbursable
Start Date: May 1, 2010
End Date: Apr 30, 2015
To support AIM through the developmnet, testing, and implementation of standardized Indicators, Measurements, and Sampling Protocols.
1) Development of a flexible sampling framework that maximizes the amount of data collected by the Bureau for a particular objective that can be combined to address other questions and/or at other scales (i.e., scalable, flexible). 2) Initial implementation and testing in 5 test areas (representing at least 3 of the following: herd management (HMAs), energy development, NLCS, restoration initiatives, RMP revision), in cooperation with local BLM offices. 3) Documentation and training.