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Which of the following is NOT a frequent negative consequence of overgrazing in a rangeland area?

A

Increased soil compaction delaying recovery of grasses and decreasing water-holding capacity.

B

Invasion of non-native species where native plants are preferred by livestock.

C

Increased soil erosion potential due to exposure to wind and rain.

D

Fire suppression practices promote tree and shrub growth, decreasing grass biomass.

E

Excess plant growth in riparian areas causing an increase in populations of native herbivores.

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