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Fire response of shrubs of dry forest habitat types in Montana and Idaho

Author(s): Nonan V. Noste, Charles L. Bushey
Year Published: 1987
Description:

This paper contains information from diverse sources on the regeneration capabilities, response to fire, and utilization of shrub species important or common to dry forest habitat types in Montana and Idaho. Response to fire is classified by reproductive strategies and how the species persists in the stand. Utility of the species for browsing by livestock and wildlife is included.

Citation: Noste, Nonan V.; Bushey, Charles L. 1987. Fire response of shrubs of dry forest habitat types in Montana and Idaho. Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-239. Ogden, UT: USDA Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 22 p.
Topic(s): Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Vegetation
Ecosystem(s): Montane dry mixed-conifer forest, Ponderosa pine woodland/savanna, Juniper woodland
Document Type: Technical Report or White Paper
NRFSN number: 11916
FRAMES RCS number: 13975
Record updated: Mar 20, 2018