Kawatabi special research area of the Japanese IBP - Japan
Kawatabi special research area of the Japanese IBP
This site was established on a tall, Japanese native grass (Miscanthus sinensis) pasture in 1982. Three different treatments (cutting, cattle grazing and abundoning) has been carried out. Vegetational characteristics is investigated on 60 locations (20 locations x 3 treatments, 2 m x 2 m each) in late August to early September.
General Characteristics and Status