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Fire ecology of the forest habitat types of central Idaho

Author(s): Marilyn F. Crane, William C. Fischer
Year Published: 1986

Discusses fire as an ecological factor for forest habitat types occurring in central Idaho. Identifies "Fire Groups" of habitat types based on fire's role in forest succession. Considerations for fire management are suggested.

Citation: Crane, M. F.; Fischer, William C. 1986. Fire ecology of the forest habitat types of central Idaho. Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-218. Ogden, UT: USDA Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 86 p.
Topic(s): Fire Ecology, Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Vegetation
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, Aspen woodland, Ponderosa pine woodland/savanna, Juniper woodland, Lower montane/foothills/valley grassland
Document Type: Technical Report or White Paper
NRFSN number: 11258
FRAMES RCS number: 12612
Record updated: Mar 19, 2018