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?
Type: Fact Sheet
Source: Ecological Restoration Institute Fact Sheet
Publisher: Ecological Restoration Institute/NAU