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Got veggies? LANDFIRE Biophysical Setting (BpS) review

Date: June 16, 2015
Presenter(s): Randy Swaty
Description: LANDFIRE is updating about 1500 Biophysical Settings vegetation models and descriptions. Randy Swaty, ecologist on The Nature Conservancy's LANDFIRE team, talks about how LF developed Biophysical Settings vegetation - BpS - descriptions and models, and he sets the stage for the upcoming BpS review. While this overview of features maps and information that is pertinent to the Great Lakes region, processes and updates concern all of the United States, including AK and HI. 
Topic(s): Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Vegetation, Fire History
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Webinar
NRFSN number: 13249
FRAMES RCS number: 20251
Record updated: Jul 1, 2015