John W. Jones

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Eastern Geographic Science Center
US Geological Survey
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Mail Stop 521
Reston, Virginia 20191, USA

Publications in Fire Ecology

Dynamics of Mangrove-Marsh Ecotones in Subtropical Coastal Wetlands: Fire, Sea-Level Rise, and Water Levels
Pages: 66-77
DOI: 10.4996/fireecology.0901066

Ecotones are areas of sharp environmental gradients between two or more homogeneous vegetation types. They are a dynamic aspect of all landscapes and are also responsive to climate change. Shifts in the position of an ecotone across a landscape can be an indication of a changing environment. In the coastal Everglades of Florida, USA, a dominant ecotone type is that of mangrove forest and marsh.  [Read More]

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Wetland Fire Scar Monitoring and Analysis Using Archival Landsat Data for the Everglades
Pages: 133-150
DOI: 10.4996/fireecology.0901133

The ability to document the frequency, extent, and severity of fires in wetlands, as well as the dynamics of post-fire wetland land cover, informs fire and wetland science, resource management, and ecosystem protection.  [Read More]

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