Applying stand replacement prescribed fire in Alaska
Document Type: Report
Author(s): Larry A. Vanderlinden
Editor(s): Colin C. Hardy; Stephen F. Arno
Publication Year: 1996

Cataloging Information

  • Alnus spp.
  • Betula spp.
  • boreal forest
  • catastrophic fires
  • education
  • fire frequency
  • fire intensity
  • fire management
  • fire regimes
  • fire suppression
  • land management
  • lichen moss fuels
  • overstory
  • particulates
  • Picea glauca
  • Picea mariana
  • Populus tremuloides
  • private lands
  • public information
  • Salix spp.
  • smoke management
  • stand replacement
  • taiga
  • Tetlin National Wildlife Refuge
  • understory vegetation
  • wildfires
  • wildlife
  • wildlife refuges
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 12602
Tall Timbers Record Number: 12836
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.88:INT-341
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

This bibliographic record was either created or modified by the Tall Timbers Research Station and Land Conservancy and is provided without charge to promote research and education in Fire Ecology. The E.V. Komarek Fire Ecology Database is the intellectual property of the Tall Timbers Research Station and Land Conservancy.


Stand replacement prescribed burning has been applied in Alaska on several occasions. Based on that experience, perspectives can be provided, issues can be discussed, and keys to success can be identified that are applicable to stand replacement prescribed burning activities in areas outside Alaska.

Online Link(s):
Vanderlinden, Larry A. 1996. Applying stand replacement prescribed fire in Alaska. Pages 78-80. In: Hardy, Colin C.; Arno, Stephen F. (editors). The use of fire in forest restoration. General Technical Report INT-GTR-341. Ogden, UT: USDA Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 86 p.

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