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Title

The role of fire disturbance for global vegetation dynamics: coupling fire into a Dynamic Global Vegetation Model
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): K. Thonicke; Sergey Venevsky; S. Sitch; W. Cramer
Publication Year: 2001

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • Africa
  • Australia
  • boreal forests
  • Canada
  • carbon
  • combustion
  • disturbance
  • disturbance
  • dynamic global vegetation model
  • ecosystem dynamics
  • Europe
  • evergreens
  • fire frequency
  • fire management
  • fire regimes
  • fire return intervals
  • fire season
  • fire size
  • flammability
  • France
  • fuel loading
  • fuel moisture
  • grasses
  • Greece
  • ignition
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • litter
  • Mediterranean habitats
  • Middle East
  • nutrient cycling
  • plant functional types
  • Portugal
  • rate of spread
  • Russia
  • season of fire
  • Spain
  • statistical analysis
  • tropical forests
  • Ukraine
  • vegetation dynamics
  • vegetation surveys
  • woody plants
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 45117
Tall Timbers Record Number: 20582
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Citation:
Thonicke, K., S. Venevsky, S. Sitch, and W. Cramer. 2001. The role of fire disturbance for global vegetation dynamics: coupling fire into a Dynamic Global Vegetation Model. Global Ecology and Biogeography, v. 10, no. 6, p. 661-677.