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Integrated fuel/restoration treatments - Field tour at the Priest River Experimental Forest

Author(s): Corey L. Gucker
Year Published: 2013
Description:

Terrie Jain, Russell Graham, Andrew Hudak, and Bill Elliot with the United States Forest Service’s (USFS) Rocky Mountain Research Station, led a tour of fuels treatments in mostly moist mixed-conifer forests in the Priest River Experimental Forest (PREF) near Priest River, Idaho. Site visits and discussions highlighted how multidisciplinary research can be used to develop and evaluate alternative restoration/fuel treatments that are ecologically sound, socially acceptable, and economically viable. 

Citation: Gucker, Corey L. 2013. Integrated fuel/restoration treatments - Field tour at the Priest River Experimental Forest. Northern Rockies Fire Science Network Field Trip Summary No. 1: Priest River Experimental Forest Field Tour. 2013 June 13-14. Priest River, ID.
Topic(s): Fuels, Fuel Treatments & Effects, Mechanical treatments, Recovery after fire
Ecosystem(s): Subalpine wet spruce-fir forest, Montane wet mixed-conifer forest
Document Type: Research Brief or Fact Sheet
NRFSN number: 13694
Record updated: Jul 3, 2018