Rangelands are grasslands, shrublands, woodlands, wetlands, and deserts that are grazed by domestic livestock or wild animals. In this project you will learn the importance of rangeland and how rangeland is managed, how to identify common rangeland plants. You will build a plant press and begin your rangeland plant collection.

Range, Level 1

PROJECT REQUIREMENTS

See project sheet on the Range Science CD

MATERIALS

M Range Science CD, 5345, $5.00
M Range Plants of Montana, MSU Extension, EB0122, $10.00
M Range Plant Labels, 2FM203, Pads of 25 for $0.25

ADDITIONAL PROJECT MATERIALS

S At Home on the Range, Level 1, 5311, $5.50
Range Science Independent Study 

Level 1 is a three year project. Due to outdated curriculum, Montana State 4-H Curriculum Team (MCAT) is in the process of replacing Montana range curriculum. The above is temporary until MCAT has developed a suitable curriculum for the state.