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Hill Country Landowner's Guide - James P. Stanley

Hill Country Landowner's Guide

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Published: 9th November 2009
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In this invaluable new book, Jim Stanley charts a practical course for understanding and handling a variety of problems that both new and established landowners in the Texas Hill Country will confront???from brush control, grazing, and overpopulation of deer to erosion, fire, and management of exotic animals and plants.??

Filled with advice that landowners can easily absorb and implement, this book conveys basic knowledge Stanley has gained from personal experience and from other experts during his years in the Hill Country.??

The philosophy -- The real experts -- In the beginning -- What have we done? -- What's the problem? -- Every case is different -- Overgrazing -- Overbrowsing -- Cedar management -- Erosion -- Deer -- Oak wilt -- Exotics -- Riparian areas -- Prescribed burning -- Protecting your home from a wildfire -- Restoration -- Managing for songbirds -- Native grasses -- Native woody plants -- Miscellaneous topics -- How to manage your property better -- Where to go for help -- Appendix 1. Deer browse preferences -- Appendix 2. Common and scientific Hill Country plant names -- Glossary.

ISBN: 9781603443432
ISBN-10: 1603443436
Format: PDF
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 9th November 2009
Publisher: Texas A & M University Press
Edition Number: 1