The look-up table LUT_EROSION_ABUND from AusPlots Rangelands.
This refers to the degree of erosion observed at the site. Erosion here refers to accelerated erosion rather than natural erosion. Accelerated erosion is the more rapid erosion that follows the destruction or loss of protective cover often resulting from people’s influence on the soil, vegetation or landform.
White, A, Sparrow, B., Leitch, E., Foulkes, J., Flitton, R., Lowe, A.J., Caddy-Retalic, S. (2012). AusPlots Rangelands Survey Protocols Manual. Version 1.2.9 page 46. Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network and The University of Adelaide Press. https://doi.org/10.25901/5f2ca309cc9c2
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