Shrub Control and Reseeding Effects on the Oak Chaparral of Arizona
Burning-reseeding and burning-reseeding-herbicide treatments near Dewey, Arizona significantly reduced oak chaparral shrub cover for over 7 years and resulted in significantly greater grass production for 5 to 7 years. Grass production was up to 770 lb/acre greater on treated areas than on untreated, depending on the type of treatment, number of years following treatment, and various environmental factors.
Tiedemann, A.R., and E.M. Schmutz. 1966. Shrub control and reseeding effects on the oak chaparral of Arizona. Journal of Range Management 19(4):191-195.