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Table 1 Means and (SD) of variables influencing ponderosa pine responses to prescribed burns.

From: Prescribed Burning in Ponderosa Pine: Fuel Reductions and Redistributing Fuels near Boles to Prevent Injury

Treatment DBH (cm) Tree height (m) Hill slope (degrees) Pre-burn total fuels (Mg ha−1)
Fall not-raked 57.6 (20.9) 26.8 (8.4) 14.0 (4.8) 251.1 (74.0)
Fall raked 62.9 (18.3) 28.9 (7.8) 13.3 (5.2) 217.0 (67.5)
Spring not-raked 63.7 (17.5) 29.1 (7.7) 6.0 (4.2) 219.1 (100.8)
Spring raked 62.9 (18.9) 28.0 (8.2) 6.0 (3.6) 187.7 (51.4)