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Figure 6.1.11. Foreground: Perennial grassland grazed by Angus cattle in western Montana, where precipitation and high daytime temperatures in summer limit plant growth. In the background, perennial grasses and broadleaf plants including shrubs and trees on the foothills of the mountain range have deep roots to access soil moisture that also help reduce soil erosion.
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