Conceptual model of the expected causal direct and indirect effects of grazing intensity and environmental conditions on plant diversity and composition.
figureposted on 24.11.2020, 18:23 by Oksana Y. Buzhdygan, Britta Tietjen, Svitlana S. Rudenko, Volodymyr A. Nikorych, Jana S. Petermann
The conceptual model is based on hypotheses derived from the literature (see S1 Table in S1 Appendix for hypotheses and references). SOC, soil organic carbon. Dashed path 16 shows an interactive effect of grazing and elevation.