TESTING ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION ALTERNATIVES: GRAND CANYON, ARIZONA



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Category: General Publications

Title: Fact Sheet: Forest Restoration Treatments and Fire Behavior

Author: * Friederici, P.G.

Subject: Ecological Restoration, Fire behavior, Ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa)

Abstract: Changing fire behavior is not the only reason to restore fire-adapted western forests: restoration treatments in these forests are intended to restore overall ecological health. Yet lowering the severity of wildfires is one of the most important of contemporary management goals in these forests. How do treatments affect fire behavior?

Date: 2006

Type: Fact Sheet

Source: Ecological Restoration Institute Fact Sheet

Identifier: 3p.

Publisher: Ecological Restoration Institute/NAU

Format: PDF

Language: English