shrubland


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shrub·land

 (shrŭb′lănd′)
n.
An area, such as chaparral, covered chiefly with shrubs and small trees.

shrubland

(ˈʃrʌbˌlænd)
n
(Physical Geography) land covered by shrubs
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Singing for the Brain takes place regularly at the Brunswick Healthy Living Centre in Shrubland Street, Leamington.
The video, in which militants call Christians "crusaders" who are out to kill Muslims, showed about 15 men being beheaded on a beach and another group of the same size, in an area of shrubland, being shot in the head.
The area that has been cordoned off is mainly shrubland and open park.
Tens of thousands of acres across the region once supported the species, which seeks the security of thick, brushy shrubland and young forest habitat.
Geological Survey National Gap Analysis Program, 2004) into nine categories: woodland, shrubland, chaparral, forest, grassland, riparian, rock, agriculture, and urban.
Six of the 12 shrublands sites were located adjacent to the six early successional forest patches to allow us to limit effects of surrounding land cover when comparing early successional forest and shrubland use, while the remaining six shrublands were unpaired.
However, for the purpose of this study, the relevant factor is not soil respiration per se, but the difference between net primary production (NPP) and soil respiration when grassland converts to shrubland.
The wildfire which is effective in the maquis shrubland has been tried to get under control.
Almost 1000 hectares of pine forest and shrubland were destroyed by the flames, though no one was injured.
In contrast, on shrubland landscapes where the majority of Californians live, the specific location and microclimate may be more important than management, as severe fire weather can overwhelm other factors.
The analysis shows how land cover features (Urban, agriculture, shrubland, forest, and water) have changed in the valley where Mexico City is located over the past 25 years.
Post-parturition sites had more lowland conifer and shrubland or regenerating/young forest cover types than random locations within the home range.