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The Bluebird of Happiness: Grazing for Ecosystem Services

By   /  April 23, 2013  /  1 Comment

Troy Bishopp’s April 23 article “Habitat for Flying Humanity” got me to thinking about the kinds of services graziers provide their community on a daily basis. These “Ecosystem Services” benefit communities in the form of watershed and habitat protection. Let’s take a closer look at how, as graziers, we can work with scientists and communities in ways that are sustainable and profitable for everyone.

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The cactus wren is one of the birds suffering from the result of large fires and reduced habitat in
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Kathy worked with the Bureau of Land Management for 12 years before founding Livestock for Landscapes in 2004. Her twelve years at the agency allowed her to pursue her goal of helping communities find ways to live profitably AND sustainably in their environment. She has been researching and working with livestock as a land management tool for over a decade. When she's not helping farmers, ranchers and land managers on-site, she writes articles, and books, and edits videos to help others turn their livestock into landscape managers.

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  1. Ben Berlinger says:

    Keep up the good work Kathy and Rachel…!

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