Ranch Advisory Assists Great Basin Ranch Examine Rangeland Health and Livestock Management
Posted on: May 29, 2014
The Great Basin Ranch, a nearly million-acre expanse in eastern Nevada, seeks to improve rangeland health, wildlife habitat, and livestock performance across lands it manages and has sought assistance from Ranch Advisory in this undertaking We recently traveled to Nevada to examine the ranch. Some fun photos follow.
The Great Basin at sunrise. The expanse of sagebrush, forbs, and grasses offer strong cover and foraging opportunities for wildlife, as well as livestock.
Much of the Great Basin is dominated by greasewood flats. But those flats, and the accompanyinig towering mountains nearby, offer a great combination of forage and cover for a variety of critters.
Northern edge of the Mojave Desert with its cactus, rabbitbrush, and sagebrush. Again, it looks harsh, but it serves as habitat for a lot of wildlife and livestock.