Author(s):
Corey L. Gucker
Year Published:

Cataloging Information

Topic(s):
Fire Communication & Education
Public Perspectives of Fire Management
Fire Effects
Ecological - Second Order
Aquatic Life
Soils
Water
Fire History
Management Approaches
Post-fire Management
Salvage Logging
Ecosystem(s):
Montane dry mixed-conifer forest

NRFSN number: 12673
Record updated: April 17, 2018

During the Fires of 2000 field trip, held as part of the May 2014 Large Wildland Fires Conference, researchers, managers, residents, and stakeholders shared their experiences around the unprecedented number and size of fires that burned in the Bitterroot Valley in the summer of 2000. Topics discussed included fire history, fire behavior, firefighting, fire effects, and post-fire management.    

Citation

Gucker, Corey L. 2014. The Bitterroot Valley fires of 2000- Revisiting experiences and fire effects 13 years later. Northern Rockies Fire Science Network Field Trip Summary No. 5: Large Wildland Fires Conference. 2014 May 19-23. Missoula, MT.