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Holodiscus discolor (oceanspray)

Author(s): Janet L. Fryer
Year Published: 2010
Description:

This FEIS species review synthesizes information on the relationship of Holodiscus discolor (oceanspray) to fire--how fire affects the species and its habitat, effects of the species on fuels and fire regimes, 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: Fryer, Janet 2010. Holodiscus discolor (oceanspray). 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/holdis/all.html.
Topic(s): Fire Ecology, Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Plants
Ecosystem(s): Montane wet mixed-conifer forest, Montane dry mixed-conifer forest, Subalpine dry spruce-fir forest, Ponderosa pine woodland/savanna, Sagebrush steppe, Juniper woodland, Subalpine wet spruce-fir forest, Persistent montane shrubland
Document Type: Synthesis
NRFSN number: 10653
FEIS Number: 803
Record updated: Jan 24, 2018