Fire and Threatened or Endangered Species

Fire and Threatened or Endangered Species

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The dramatic increase in the number of uncontrollable wildfires in the United States has become an important policy issue as they threaten valuable forests and human property. The derived stochastic dynamic model of this study is capable of determining...
Person: Al Abri, Grogan
Year: 2020
Type: Document

Carrie Allison's (US Fish and Wildlife Service) presentation to the 2019 Fire in Eastern Oak Forests Conference in State College, PA.
Person: Allison
Year: 2019
Type: Media

Arizona’s Sonoran Desert is home to unique species, sites of immense cultural and historical value, and more than 5 million people. This sensitive region is also threatened by a changing fire regime, spurred by climate change, long-term drought, and...
Person: Aslan, Sandor, Souther
Year: 2019
Type: Media

The project team identified three overarching conclusions that represent consistent themes captured throughout the course of the TTXs a n d expert engagements. These conclusions framed the development of key findings and more detailed analysis across the...
Person: Berlin, Hieb
Year: 2019
Type: Document

Wildfires and events that follow such as flooding and erosion are natural disturbances in many ecosystems. However, when these types of postfire events threaten life, property, and resources they become a concern for resource managers, communities, and...
Person: Driscoll, Friggens
Year: 2019
Type: Document

Risk management typologies and their resulting archetypes can structure the many social and biophysical drivers of community wildfire risk into a set number of strategies to build community resilience. Existing typologies omit key factors that determine...
Person: Evers, Ager, Nielsen-Pincus, Palaiologou, Bunzel
Year: 2019
Type: Document

The sagebrush (Artemisia spp.) ecosystem extends across a large portion of the Western United States. Affected by multiple stressors, including interactions among fire, exotic plant invasions, and human land uses, this ecosystem has experienced...
Person: Hanser
Year: 2019
Type: Document

Wildfires are a natural part of most forest ecosystems, but due to changing climatic and environmental conditions, they have become larger, more severe, and potentially more damaging. Forested watersheds vulnerable to wildfire serve as drinking water...
Person: Hohner, Rhoades, Wilkerson, Rosario-Ortiz
Year: 2019
Type: Document

Wildland firefighters in the United States (US) are exposed to a variety of hazards while performing their jobs in America’s wildlands. Although the threats posed by vehicle accidents, aircraft mishaps and heart attacks claim the most lives (Figure...
Person: Jolly, Butler, Page, Freeborn
Year: 2019
Type: Document

Wildfire evacuation triggers refer to prominent geographic features used in wildfire evacuation practices, and when a fire crosses a feature, an evacuation warning is issued to the communities or firefighters in the path of the fire. The existing wildfire...
Person: Li, Cova, Dennison
Year: 2019
Type: Document