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This presentation will share lessons learned by the Yurok Tribe's Air Quality Coordinator during the Summer of 2017 wildfire disaster response in Northwest California.

Person: Hostler
Year: 2018
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

The increasing frequency of fires inhibits the estimation of carbon reserves in boreal forest ecosystems because fires release significant amounts of carbon into the atmosphere through combustion. However, less is known regarding the effects of...

Person: Xuedong, Hongyan, Yang, Ding, Jianjun
Year: 2018
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Fire is a key ecological factor affecting plant dynamics. In the last few decades, fire occurrence in the Chaco region has increased noticeably, challenging the adaptive capacity of plants to regenerate after a fire. Broad‐leaved forb species have been...

Person: Arcamone, Jaureguiberry
Year: 2018
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Historical evidence suggests natural disturbances could allow more forest persistence, than expected from models, over 40 yr of transition to the net‐zero emissions needed to limit warming to <2.0°C (e.g., Paris Agreement). Forests must ultimately...

Person: Baker
Year: 2018
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

With rising temperatures, future droughts and subsequent extreme fire weather forecasted, how will management, carbon storage and emissions and fire severity interact?

Person: Wuenschel
Year: 2018
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

From the text...'Prescribed Burning Act of 1990 ... A blue-ribbon committee translated these prescribed burning concerns into proposed legislation that was introduced into the 1990 legislative session. Representative Frances L. "Chance”...

Person: Brenner, Wade
Year: 1992
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Strategies to mitigate carbon dioxide emissions through forestry activities have been proposed, but ecosystem process-based integration of climate change, enhanced CO2, disturbance from fire, and management actions at regional scales are extremely...

Person: Law, Hudiburg, Berner, Kent, Buotte, Harmon
Year: 2018
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The 2016 lightning-caused Berry Fire was the largest fire on record for Grand Teton National Park. This video, by videographer Peri Sasnett, highlights the challenges managers face in balancing ecological benefits of fire with the human inconvenience...

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Year: 2018
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

Fire impacts many vegetated ecosystems across the world. The severity of a fire is major component in determining post-fire effects, including soil erosion, trace gas emissions, and the trajectory of recovery. In this study, we used imaging...

Person: Tane, Roberts, Veraverbeke, Casas, Ramirez, Ustin
Year: 2018
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

In this report, the Commission calls for transformational culture change in its forest management practices. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) reported in December 2017 that approximately 27 million trees had died statewide on federal, state...

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Year: 2018
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES