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Mountain big sagebrush - Fire regimes

Author(s): Robin J. Innes
Year Published: 2019
Description:

Estimates of historical fire regime parameters in mountain big sagebrush communities can be compared with current fire regimes and trends to establish general guidelines for ecological restoration. A synthesis of information on historical patterns and contemporary changes in fuels and fire regimes in mountain big sagebrush communities is available in the Fire Effects Information System (FEIS). This research brief summarizes information from that FEIS Fire Regime Synthesis. 

Topic(s): Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Vegetation, Fire Regime
Ecosystem(s): None
Document Type: Research Brief or Fact Sheet
NRFSN number: 18975
Record updated: Mar 8, 2019