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Amelanchier utahensis (Utah serviceberry)

Author(s): Elena Zlatnik
Year Published: 1999

This FEIS species review synthesizes information on the relationship of Amelanchier utahensis (Utah serviceberry) 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: Zlatnik, Elena 1999. Amelanchier utahensis (Utah serviceberry). 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/ameuta/all.html.
Topic(s): Fire Ecology, Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Vegetation
Ecosystem(s): Ponderosa pine woodland/savanna, Juniper woodland, Sagebrush steppe, Mountain shrubland/wooded draw
Document Type: Synthesis
NRFSN number: 10588
FEIS Number: 501
Record updated: Mar 19, 2018