Alaska Reference Database

The Alaska Reference Database originated as the standalone Alaska Fire Effects Reference Database, a ProCite reference database maintained by former BLM-Alaska Fire Service Fire Ecologist Randi Jandt. It was expanded under a Joint Fire Science Program grant for the FIREHouse project (The Northwest and Alaska Fire Research Clearinghouse). It is now maintained by the Alaska Fire Science Consortium and FRAMES, and is hosted through the FRAMES Resource Catalog. The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.

 

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We used an information-theoretic model comparison approach to investigate the influence of forest stand attributes resulting from wildfire on the occupancy of winter habitats by barren-ground caribou (Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus) in the Northwest...

Person: Barrier, Johnson
Year: 2012
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

• It is widely assumed that post-fire tree mortality results from necrosis of phloem and vascular cambium in stems, despite strong evidence that reduced xylem conductivity also plays an important role.• In this study, experiments with Populus...

Person: Michaletz, Johnson, Tyree
Year: 2012
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

Post-fire storage of carbon (C) in organic-soil horizons was measured in one Canadian and three Alaskan chronosequences in black spruce forests, together spanning stand ages of nearly 200 yrs. We used a simple mass balance model to derive estimates of...

Person: Harden, Manies, O'Donnell, Johnson, Frolking, Fan
Year: 2012
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Michaletz, Johnson
Year: 2005
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Miyanishi, Hogan, Johnson
Year: 2005
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Gutsell, Johnson
Year: 2005
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

Carbon (C) dynamics of boreal forest ecosystems have substantial implications for efforts to mitigate the rise of atmospheric CO2 and may be substantially influenced by warming and changing wildfire regimes. In this study we applied a large-scale...

Person: Yuan, Yi, McGuire, Johnson, Liang, Harden, Kasischke, Kurz
Year: 2012
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

Millions of trees killed by bark beetles in western North America have raised concerns about subsequent wildfire, but studies have reported a range of conclusions, often seemingly contradictory, about effects on fuels and wildfire. In this study, we...

Person: Hicke, Johnson, Hayes, Preisler
Year: 2012
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

ANNOTATION: In order to accomplish complex and multiple management objectives related to forest structure, fuels, and fire disturbance, these two disciplines must be effectively integrated in science and practice. The authors have linked scientific and...

Person: Johnson, Peterson
Year: 2005
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS