Environmental Impact Assessment of Livestock Production in Grassland and Mixed Rainfed Systems in Temperate Zones and Grassland and Mixed-Rainfed Systems in Humid and Subhumid Tropic and Subtropic Zones (Except Africa)
Volume III - Grassland-based Systems in Humid and Subhumid Tropic and Subtropic Zones (LGH)

By: Jerry W. Stuth
Urs P. Kreuter
Dennis P. Sheehy
James R. Simpson
J. Richard Conner
Wayne T. Hamilton

for: Grazingland Management Systems Inc.
3512 Spring Lane
Bryan, Texas 77802
August, 1996

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Study Coordinators:

The Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations

United States Agency for International Development and

World Bank

Livestock, Environment and Development (LEAD) Initiative

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Table of Contents


1. Introduction

2. LGT Environmental Impacts

3. Conclusions and Recommendations Relative to LGH Environment

4. LGH-Environmental Impact Case Study

5. References