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Table 2 Locations, areas, sampling distributions, and historical fire regime, for study units where avian community changes in relation to prescribed fire were studied on 7 national forests in the Interior West

From: Short-term benefits of prescribed fire to bird communities of dry forests

National forest, state Unit pair Number of survey points; unit area (ha) Historical fire regime
Treatment Control
Payette, Idaho 1 20; 210 20; 224 Mixed severity
2 20; 280 20; 220
3 11; 248 10; 216
Okanogan-Wenatchee, Washington 4 20; 400 20; 369 Mixed severity
5 20; 392 20; 342
6 20; 253 20; 351
San Juan, Colorado 7 32; 179 25; 265 Mixed severity
8 21; 186 21; 173
Kaibab, Arizona 9 40; 396 40; 359
10; 127
Low severity
Gila, New Mexico 10 25; 261 25; 244 Low severity
Apache-Sitgreaves, Arizona 11 29; 247 20; 186
9; 99
Low severity
Coconino, Arizona 12 40; 402 40; 404 Low severity