Soil Insects as Indicators of Use Patterns in Recreation Areas
Abstract:A study on the Roosevelt National Forest, Colorado, suggests that population levels of soil microarthropods, notably the abundant and ubiquitous Collembola, or springtails, may offer a useful bioassay for possible environmental gradients in and around recreation areas.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Associate Professor of Resource Conservation, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
Publication date: 1976-01-01
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