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Vegetation response to restoration treatments in ponderosa pine-Douglas-fir forests

Author(s): Kerry L. Metlen, Erich K. Dodson, Carl E. Fiedler
Year Published: 2006
Description:

The study site is located at the University of Montana's Lubrecht Experimental Forest, Missoula County, Montana, USA. This study is 1 of 13 in a nationwide network of Fire/Fire Surrogate (FFS) studies investigating the interdisciplinary effects of treatments designed to reduce fire hazard and restore the structure and function of fire-adapted forests.

Citation: Metlen, Kerry L.; Dodson, E.; Fiedler, Carl E. 2006. Vegetation response to restoration treatments in ponderosa pine-Douglas-fir forests. 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/.
Topic(s): Fire Effects, Ecological - First Order, Fire Intensity / Burn Severity, Ecological - Second Order, Vegetation, Management Approaches, Recovery after fire, Fire Regime
Ecosystem(s): Montane dry mixed-conifer forest, Ponderosa pine woodland/savanna
Document Type: Research Brief or Fact Sheet
NRFSN number: 11503
FRAMES RCS number: 3257
Record updated: May 10, 2018