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Type: Journal Article
Author(s): Chad T. Hanson; Dominick A. DellaSala; Monica L. Bond
Publication Date: April 2013

From the text ... 'There is an urgent need for scientists to report on the myriad ecosystem benefits of wildfires, including high-severity fires, and to effectively document the impacts of fuel treatments on wildlife, especially rare species, so that managers are fully aware of the tradeoffs involved.'

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Citation: Hanson, C. T., D. A. DellaSala, and M. L. Bond. 2013. The overlooked benefits of wildfire. BioScience, v. 63, no. 4, p. 243. 10.1525/bio.2013.63.4.21.

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  • black-backed woodpecker
  • buff-breasted flycatcher
  • Contopus cooperi
  • Empidonax fulvifrons
  • fire intensity
  • fire management
  • nongame birds
  • northern spotted owl
  • olive-sided flycatcher
  • Picoides arcticus
  • Strix occidentalis
  • thinning
  • wildfires
  • wildlife habitat management
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