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Rangeland Management: Forest Service Not Performing Needed Monitoring of Grazing Allotments

RCED-91-148 Published: May 16, 1991. Publicly Released: Jun 17, 1991.
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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Forest Service efforts to implement recommendations to: (1) ensure that range managers identify all grazing allotments thought to be overstocked or in declining condition; and (2) concentrate monitoring and other range management activities on those lands.

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