(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

A preliminary study on the zone of alpine scrub and meadow of Qinghai-Xizang (Tibetan) Plateau

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

ZHENG DU (1) ;
(1) Inst. Geography, Beijing, CHINE


This natural zone is unique in physical environments and natural ecosystems. The predominant type of vegetation is alpine meadow. It is an important pasturelands of animal husbandry for Tibetan on the plateau. Main vegetation types, animal groups, characteristics of alpine meadow soils, the altitudinal belt and the horizontal zonality of the natural zone, as well as utilization and management of the grasslands are discussed in the present paper


Article of periodic

published at : The Journal of Chinese geography / ISSN 0218-1444

Editor : Guoji Translation and Publishing, Singapore - SINGAPOUR (1990- 2000)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 6, no3 [pp. 28-38]

Bibliographic references : 18 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;




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