1.26 Harvesting for Nutrient Removal

1.26

Harvesting and removing buffer vegetation can encourage plant regrowth and nutrient uptake. Although grazing may be used to remove vegetation, up to 60 to 90 percent of the ingested nutrients will be returned to the system as feces and urine. Harvesting should be considered in context with other management options.

DOWNLOAD: 1.26 Guidelines and References (PDF)