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Seeing the Big Picture: Long Term Studies at Lick Creek Demonstrate How Fuel Treatments Impact a Changing Forest

Author(s): Nehalem C. Clark
Year Published: 2021
Description:

A long-term study at Lick Creek demonstrates how fuel treatments in dry forests provide benefits beyond mitigating the chance of a high-severity fire.

Citation: Clark, Nehalem. 2021. Seeing the big picture: long term studies at Lick Creek demonstrate how fuel treatments impact a changing forest. Science You Can Use (in 5 minutes). Fort Collins, CO: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 2 p.
Topic(s): Fire History, Mapping, Recovery after fire
Ecosystem(s): None
Document Type: Research Brief or Fact Sheet
NRFSN number: 22670
FRAMES RCS number: 62880
Record updated: Mar 8, 2021