James A. Freund

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School of Environmental and Forest Sciences
University of Washington
Box 352100
Seattle, Washington 98195-2100, USA

Publications in Fire Ecology

Shrub Communities, Spatial Patterns, and Shrub-Mediated Tree Mortality following Reintroduced Fire in Yosemite National Park, California, USA
Pages: 104-126
DOI: 10.4996/fireecology.1301104

Shrubs contribute to the forest fuel load; their distribution is important to tree mortality and regeneration, and vertebrate occupancy. We used a method new to fire ecologyextensive continuous mapping of trees and shrub patches within a single large (25.6 ha) study siteto identify changes in shrub area, biomass, and spatial pattern due to fire reintroduction by a backfire following a century of fire exclusion in lower montane forests of the Sierra Nevada, California, USA.  [Read More]

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