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The fire-climate connection

Author(s): Gail Wells
Year Published: 2007

JFSP-funded research is exploring and quantifying relationships among the large-scale drivers of climate and the occurrence and extent of wildfire in the various regions of the western United States.

Citation: Wells, Gail. 2007. The fire-climate connection. Joint Fire Science Program; Fire Science Digest. October 2007(1): 1-11.
Topic(s): Fire Behavior, Fire History, Fire & Economics, Fire & Future Climate
Ecosystem(s): Alpine forest/krummholz, Subalpine wet spruce-fir forest, Subalpine dry spruce-fir forest, Montane wet mixed-conifer forest, Montane dry mixed-conifer forest, Ponderosa pine woodland/savanna
Document Type: Research Brief or Fact Sheet
NRFSN number: 11985
FRAMES RCS number: 14837
Record updated: Apr 20, 2017