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Examples of natural pastures in tropical Bolivia

Examples of natural pastures in tropical Bolivia

Giessener Beitrage zur Entwicklungsforschung, I Symposien 17: 87-94

Seasonally flooded savannas used mostly for cattle production cover >150 000 kmsuperscript 2 of the N. and NW lowlands of Bolivia. Two areas were chosen for study. Extended dry tussock communities and palm swamps occupied most of the less flooded western part of the savannas. Grasslands of the river flood plains remained inundated for up to 6 months of the rainy season and were not then grazed.

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