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Title

Is forest structure related to fire severity? yes, and no, and maybe: methods and insights in quantifying the answer
Document Type: Conference Paper
Author(s): T. B. Jain; R. T. Graham
Compiler(s): W. D. Shepperd; L. G. Eskew
Publication Year: 2004

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • Abies grandis
  • Abies lasiocarpa
  • biomass
  • Colorado
  • coniferous forests
  • crown fires
  • crown scorch
  • crowns
  • diameter classes
  • fire damage (property)
  • fire intensity
  • fire management
  • flame length
  • forbs
  • forest management
  • grasses
  • Healthy Forests Initiative
  • heavy fuels
  • humus
  • Idaho
  • litter
  • mineral soils
  • Montana
  • National Fire Plan
  • Oregon
  • overstory
  • Pinus contorta
  • Pinus ponderosa
  • plant growth
  • population density
  • post fire recovery
  • Pseudotsuga menziesii
  • rate of spread
  • regeneration
  • scorch
  • shrubs
  • soil erosion
  • soils
  • spot fires
  • stand characteristics
  • succession
  • surface fires
  • Thuja plicata
  • Tsuga heterophylla
  • wildfires
  • woody fuels
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: August 6, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 44742
Tall Timbers Record Number: 20163
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.151/5:RMRS-P-34
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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Citation:
Jain, T. B., and R. T. Graham. 2004. Is forest structure related to fire severity? yes, and no, and maybe: methods and insights in quantifying the answer, in WD Shepperd and LG Eskew eds., Silviculture in special places: Proceedings of the 2003 National Silviculture Workshop, September 8-11, 2003, Granby, Colorado. Fort Collins, CO, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Proceedings RMRS-P-34, p. 217-234.