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A slang term for $10 in Hong Kong. Bowl and stripe are equivalent terms. See also: Hong Kong dollar.
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"Because plant dispersal and establishment depend not only on who's producing seed but also where the seed is landing, we wanted to know whether and under what conditions spillover could be used to increase biodiversity in grassland systems," said Sullivan.
Grassland also uses much less pesticide, and synthetic nitrogen may be minimised, plus productivity and gross margins maximised with grass-legume swards.
The data will enable researchers to predict future growth, reporting to the industry on a weekly basis, while also supporting novel grassland research.
The OU team conducted 54 experiments in both grazed and ungrazed grasslands to determine the salt cravings of insects and the types of insects that crave salt.
Audubon is working with seven counties in the Chicago area to stabilize and grow grassland bird populations.
Scientists review a range of research on the sustainable use of grasslands to optimize livestock nutrition whole protecting biodiversity and delivering a range of broader environmental benefits.
Researchers from the Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography under the Chinese Academy of Sciences worked with counterparts in Tajikistan this spring to investigate grassland degradation in southern, northern and eastern regions.
The blaze destroyed 5.9 hectares of grassland which represent 1.5 percent of the 387-ha grassland summit of the park.
As of yesterday, hikers were allowed only at Peaks 2 to 4, Tower and Grassland through the Babadak trail or Ambangeg route.The Protected Areas Management Board suspended hiking and trekking even as a criminal complaint is being readied against the hiker, who brought a butane gas stove which reportedly exploded and caused the fire.
Grasslands of the greater Chicago region are contributing significantly to the recovery of threatened bird populations while annually providing millions of dollars in flood control and carbon sequestration, states a study released by the National Audubon Society, New York.
The frequent occurrence of drought and long duration hinder the normal green up and growth of grassland, cause the decrease of productivity in grassland, and pose a great threat to the sustainable development of the economy of animal husbandry.
In Romania, permanent grassland occupies the area of 4815815 ha (3273961 ha pastures and 1541854 ha hayfields), which represents 32.95% of the total agricultural area, according to data from the National Statistics Institute (2013).