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Table 3 List of most abundant shrub species throughout the study area. For each treatment, the average plant cover (%) is calculated across each 30-m transect

From: Plant community response to fuel break construction and goat grazing in a southern California shrubland

Shrub species Pre-grazing cover Post-grazing cover Control (untreated) cover
Adenostoma fasciculatum Hook. & Arn. 9.63 ± 2.3 9.25 ± 2.2 31.50 ± 5.12
Eriogonum fasciculatum Benth. 3.38 ± 1.5 2.81 ± 1.1 1.00 ± 1.0
Quercus berberidifolia Liebm. 2.38 ± 1.4 2.5 ± 1.6 4.25 ± 2.28
Cercocarpus betuloides Nutt. 1.50 ± 0.9 0.88 ± 0.5 5.63 ± 2.39
Rhus aromatica Aiton 1.31 ± 0.9 0.94 ± 0.6 1.00 ± 0.65
Artemisia tridentata Nutt. 1.00 ± 0.6 1.00 ± 0.6 0.00 ± 0.0
Eriophyllum confertiflorum (DC.) A. Gray 1.13 ± 0.4 0.00 ± 0.0 0.13 ± 0.1