A JFSP Fire Science Exchange Network
Bringing People Together & Sharing Knowledge in the Northern Rockies

Fish and Fire: Habitat and History in the Northwest

Date: August 26, 2019
Presenter(s): Gordon H. Reeves, Rebecca L. Flitcroft

Two research fish biologists describe how fish in the Pacific Northwest have evolved with wildfire disturbances, and how considering this history can help inform management prescriptions for both wildfire and fisheries. Creative animation helps illuminate details of how wildfires can provide beneficial habitat for native fish species.

Topic(s): Fire Effects, Ecological - Second Order, Water, Wildlife, Fire & Wildlife, Fish
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 19933
Record updated: Aug 28, 2019