About The Author

Hugo Bezuidenhout is a regional ecologist for South African National Parks where he conducts research in the fields of plant ecology, soil science, and vegetation management.

The Influence Of The Resting Of Veld Combined With Game On Previously Overgrazed Vegetation Of The Nama-Karoo

Land managers in the Nama-karoo are constantly faced with the daunting task of managing their land in an economically and ecologically sustainable way. Historically, the land was characterized by seasonal migration of large herds of springbok to the area in search of grazing and water. As such, the system would have received a large concentration