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Salix drummondiana (Drummond willow)

Author(s): Ronald Uchytil
Year Published: 1991

This FEIS species review synthesizes information on the relationship of Salix drummondiana (Drummond willow) to fire--how fire affects the species and its habitat, and fire management considerations. Information is also provided on the species' taxonomy, distribution, basic biology, and general management. This species review can be used for fire management, restoration planning, NEPA documents, and postfire rehabilitation planning. It may also be helpful in wildlife and habitat management, and as a source of information on the general ecology of individual species.

Citation: Uchytil, Ronald 1991. Salix drummondiana (Drummond willow). In: Fire Effects Information System, [Online]. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire Sciences Laboratory (Producer). Available: http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plants/shrub/saldru/all.html.
Topic(s): Fire Ecology, Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Vegetation
Ecosystem(s): Ponderosa pine woodland/savanna, Montane dry mixed-conifer forest, Subalpine wet spruce-fir forest, Subalpine dry spruce-fir forest, Lower montane/foothills/valley grassland, Alpine/subalpine shrubland/meadow, Sagebrush steppe, Riparian woodland/shrubland
Document Type: Synthesis
NRFSN number: 10566
FEIS Number: 125
Record updated: Mar 21, 2018