Influence of forest fires and fire protection on wildlife
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): A. T. Cringan
Publication Year: 1958

Cataloging Information

  • age classes
  • Canada
  • fire injuries (animals)
  • fire management
  • fire protection
  • forest management
  • mortality
  • Odocoileus virginianus
  • Ontario
  • population ecology
  • stand characteristics
  • wildfires
  • wildlife
  • wildlife habitat management
  • wildlife management
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 34361
Tall Timbers Record Number: 8591
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File DDW
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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In this paper I wish to review certain facets of the role of fire in the ecology of forest game, then go on to speculate about how forest fire protection may influence populations of forest wildlife.© The Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut forestier du Canada. Abstract reproduced by permission.

Online Link(s):
Cringan, A. T. 1958. Influence of forest fires and fire protection on wildlife. Forestry Chronicle, v. 34, no. 1, p. 25-30.