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RANGE. This word is used in the land laws of the United States to designate the order of the location of such lands, and in patents from the United States to individuals they are described as being within a certain range.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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In Pakistan, almost 61pc of the total geographical area is mountainous or consists of rangelands, and these areas have a population of more than 50 million people.
Notwithstanding the differences between the two sites, they both show the characteristics of disturbed Jordanian marginal rangeland with low productivity and limited diversity.
Mean SC values derived from measured relationships between SC and RDM in the Central Coast and Sierra Foothills (table 2) were assigned to rangeland productivity zones (RPZs) in a GIS (fig.
However, the impact of rangeland degradation on other services like carbon sequestration, conservation of plant and wildlife biodiversity, water harvesting and spreading, infiltration, and many other environmental services are either not monitored, documented or disseminated the information among the various sectors of the society.
Rangeland Energy is headquartered in Sugar Land, Texas, with regional offices in Loving, New Mexico; Midland, Texas; and Calgary, Alberta.
The Rangeland II management team will focus on the expansion of Rangeland Energy III, LLC.
At stake is access to the mixed prairie grasses covering federal rangelands in western states.
Ashar Farooq, Range Management Officer Pakistan Forest Institute (PFI) Peshawar told reporter on Wednesday that a comprehensive first rangeland policy has been formulated by the Forestry, Environment and Wildlife Department KP to conserve and develop this important natural resource in the province in scientific manner.
In the past, the balance of rangelands condition was presented in the form of climax theory and rangeland succession model by Clements (1916).
Upon conversion of forestand rangeland to agriculture land, overall 28.47 t ha-1 loss occurred in soil carbon.