Environmental change in Riemvasmaak, Northern Cape, South Africa


The equilibrium model of rangeland management, stressing the importance of biotic feedbacks such as livestock density on vegetation composition, has recently been challenged by the concept of ‘systems at disequilibrium’.... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Gabriela Fleury (University of Cape Town; Cheetah Conservation Fund)
  2. Timm Hoffman (University of Cape Town)

Topic Areas

Topics: Social-Ecological Systems/Coupled Human-Natural Systems , Topics: Linking Science to Action , Topics: Socio-economic stresses


D3-1B » Spatial Analysis (08:30 - Thursday, 11th January, Omatako 1)