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  1. Elemental and nitrogen isotopic compositions of tree-rings adjacent to a fire-scar in a white birch (Betula papyrifera) are compared to those away from the scar in the same tree, and to those of nearby non-scarre...

    Authors: Andrew R. Bukata, T. Kurtis Kyser and Tom A. Al

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2008 4:4010101

    Content type: Short Communication

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  2. Forest seed dispersal is altered after fire. Using seed traps, we studied impacts of fire severity on timing of seed dispersal, total seed rain, and seed rain richness in patches of high and low severity fire ...

    Authors: Tom R. Cottrell, Paul F. Hessburg and Jonathan A. Betz

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2008 4:4010087

    Content type: Research Article

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  3. Prescribed fire is a common method used to produce desired ecological effects in chaparral by mimicking the natural role of fire. Since prescribed fires are usually conducted in moderate fuel and weather condi...

    Authors: Scott L. Stephens, David R. Weise, Danny L. Fry, Robert J. Keiffer, Jim Dawson, Eunmo Koo, Jennifer Potts and Patrick J. Pagni

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2008 4:4010074

    Content type: Research Article

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  4. Cambium injury is an important factor in post-fire tree survival. Measurements that quantify the degree of bark charring on tree stems after fire are often used as surrogates for direct cambium injury because ...

    Authors: Sharon M. Hood, Danny R. Cluck, Sheri L. Smith and Kevin C. Ryan

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2008 4:4010057

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  5. There is general interest among fire ecologists to integrate observed fire regimes into long term fire management. The United States-Mexico borderlands provide unique research opportunities to study effects of...

    Authors: Miguel L. Villarreal and Stephen R. Yool

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2008 4:4010014

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  6. Due to a unique combination of environmental conditions, the chaparral shrublands of southern California are prone to large, intense wildland fires. There is ongoing work in the fire research community to esta...

    Authors: R. E. Clark, A. S. Hope, S. Tarantola, D. Gatelli, P. E. Dennison and M. A. Moritz

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2008 4:4010001

    Content type: Research Article

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  7. The effects of 30 years (1972–2003) of Wildland Fire Use for Resource Benefit (WFU) fires on ponderosa pine forest stand structure were evaluated in the Gila Wilderness, New Mexico, and the Saguaro Wilderness,...

    Authors: Zachary A. Holden, Penelope Morgan, Matthew G. Rollins and Kathleen Kavanagh

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2007 3:3020018

    Content type: Research Article

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  8. Wildland fire use as a concept had its origin when humans first gained the ability to suppress fires. Some fires were suppressed and others were allowed to burn based on human values and objectives. Native Ame...

    Authors: Jan W. van Wagtendonk

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2007 3:3020003

    Content type: Research Article

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  9. Wildfire effects on the ground surface are indicative of the potential for post-fire watershed erosion response. Areas with remaining organic ground cover will likely experience less erosion than areas of comp...

    Authors: Sarah A. Lewis, Leigh B. Lentile, Andrew T. Hudak, Peter R. Robichaud, Penelope Morgan and Michael J. Bobbitt

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2007 3:3010109

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  10. Vegetation response and burn severity were examined following eight large wildfires that burned in 2003 and 2004: two wildfires in California chaparral, two each in dry and moist mixed-conifer forests in Monta...

    Authors: Leigh B. Lentile, Penelope Morgan, Andrew T. Hudak, Michael J. Bobbitt, Sarah A. Lewis, Alistair M. S. Smith and Peter R. Robichaud

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2007 3:3010091

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  11. The Forest Service Remote Sensing Applications Center (RSAC) and the U.S. Geological Survey Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Data Center produce Burned Area Reflectance Classification (BARC) maps...

    Authors: Andrew T. Hudak, Penelope Morgan, Michael J. Bobbitt, Alistair M. S. Smith, Sarah A. Lewis, Leigh B. Lentile, Peter R. Robichaud, Jess T. Clark and Randy A. McKinley

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2007 3:3010064

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  12. The development of continental-scale fire mapping using AVHRR since the early 1990s and, more recently, MODIS imagery, is transforming our understanding of Australian fire regimes—particularly the national sig...

    Authors: Jeremy Russell-Smith and Cameron P. Yates

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2007 3:3010048

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  13. Elected officials and leaders of environmental agencies need information about the effects of large wildfires in order to set policy and make management decisions. Recently, the Wildland Fire Leadership Counci...

    Authors: Jeff Eidenshink, Brian Schwind, Ken Brewer, Zhi-Liang Zhu, Brad Quayle and Stephen Howard

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2007 3:3010003

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  14. Fire ecologists face many challenges regarding the statistical analyses of their studies. Hurlbert (1984) brought the problem of pseudoreplication to the scientific community’s attention in the mid 1980’s. Now, t...

    Authors: Amanda L. Bataineh, Brian P. Oswald, Mohammad Bataineh, Daniel Unger, I-Kuai Hung and Daniel Scognamillo

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2006 2:2020107

    Content type: Practices and Applications in Fire Ecology

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  15. Prior to fire suppression in the 20th century, the mixed-conifer forests of the Sierra Nevada, California, U.S.A., historically burned in frequent fires that typically occurred during the late summer and early fa...

    Authors: Scott M. Ferrenberg, Dylan W. Schwilk, Eric E. Knapp, Eric Groth and Jon E. Keeley

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2006 2:2020079

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  16. The effectiveness of low and high intensity prescribed fires in restoring the composition and spatial structure in a mixed conifer forest in the Northern Sierra Nevada is examined. The overstocked pre-fire sta...

    Authors: Lars Schmidt, Marco G. Hille and Scott L. Stephens

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2006 2:2020020

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  17. Prescribed fire and low thinning were applied to dry forests dominated by ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) and Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) in the eastern Washington Cascades. Experimental design was an un...

    Authors: James K. Agee and M. Reese Lolley

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2006 2:2020003

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  18. A geographic information system (GIS) was used to analyze the effects of six physical variables (redwood sub-region, slope, aspect, elevation, distance from the coast, and moisture regime) on the natural fire ...

    Authors: Christopher B. Oneal, John D. Stuart, Steven J. Steinberg and Lawrence Fox III

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2006 2:2010073

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  19. After nearly a century of fire exclusion in many central and southern Sierra Nevada mixed-conifer forests, dead and down surface fuels have reached high levels without the recurring fires that consume the accu...

    Authors: MaryBeth Keifer, Jan W. van Wagtendonk and Monica Buhler

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2006 2:2010053

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  20. In response to the needs of local fire managers, we developed a map of wildfire hazard for La Plata County in southwestern Colorado, USA. Our measure of fire hazard had two components: (i) the probability, sho...

    Authors: William H. Romme, Peter J. Barry, David D. Hanna, M. Lisa Floyd and Scott White

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2006 2:2010007

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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  21. Authors: Stephen J. Pyne

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2006 2:2010001

    Content type: Fire Ecology: Issues, Management, Policy, and Opinions: A forum for the Association for Fire Ecology

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  22. This study examined how fire frequency influences soil C and N dynamics in relation to spatial scale in two mixed-oak forest complexes in southern Ohio, U.S.A. We measured net N mineralization, net nitrificati...

    Authors: R. E. J. Boerner and J. A. Brinkman

    Citation: Fire Ecology 2005 1:1010028

    Content type: OriginalPaper

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