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Fire ecology of the forest habitat types of northern Idaho

Author(s): Jane Kapler Smith, William C. Fischer
Year Published: 1997

Provides information on fire ecology in forest habitat and community types occurring in northern Idaho. Identifies fire groups based on presettlement fire regimes and patterns of succession and stand development after fire. Describes forest fuels and suggests considerations for fire management.

Citation: Smith, Jane Kapler; Fischer, William C. 1997. Fire ecology of the forest habitat types of northern Idaho. Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-363. Ogden, UT: USDA Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 142 p.
Topic(s): Fire Ecology, Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Vegetation, Fire History
Ecosystem(s): Alpine forest/krummholz, Alpine/subalpine shrubland/meadow, Subalpine wet spruce-fir forest, Subalpine dry spruce-fir forest, Montane wet mixed-conifer forest, Montane dry mixed-conifer forest, Riparian woodland/shrubland, Ponderosa pine woodland/savanna
Document Type: Synthesis, Technical Report or White Paper
NRFSN number: 11234
FRAMES RCS number: 12441
Record updated: Mar 20, 2018