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Guides for fuel-breaks in the Sierra Nevada mixed-conifer type

Lisle R. Green

Guides for fuel-breaks in the Sierra Nevada mixed-conifer type

by Lisle R. Green

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Published by Calif., Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest fires -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Prevention and control.,
  • Forest fires -- Prevention and control.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Other titlesFuel-breaks in the Sierra Nevada mixed-conifer type.
    Statement[by] Lisle R. Green [and] Harry E. Schimke.
    ContributionsSchimke, Harry E., Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Berkeley, Calif.).
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p.
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17899303M

    Get this from a library! Prediction of periodic basal area increment for young-growth mixed conifers in the Sierra Nevada. [K Leroy Dolph; Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Berkeley, Calif.)] -- Mixed-conifer forests are the largest vegetation type in California, covering more than 13 million acres (Barbour and Major ). Type: Active tourism company Sport: Hiking, Mountaineering Sierra Nevada Guides, cualificados guías de montaña de origen británico, le conducirán a través de las montañas de Sierra Nevada y la espléndida Alpujarra, en el corazón de la provincia de Granada.. Sierra Nevada Guides, desde , le ofrece rutas de uno o varios días, con intérpretes que cuentan con una amplia y cualificada.

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    Fire in the Sierra Nevada, an overview may have minor or no short-term effects on the capture rate and demography of N. speciosus in mixed-conifer forests of the Sierra Nevada, but effects.   A graduate of the Writing Program at U.C. Irvine, David has written for the Discovery Channel, the Los Angeles Times Magazine, The New York Times, Men's Journal, Outside, Powder and many other publications. He is the author of the Lowell Thomas Award-winning Explorer's Guide to Yosemite & the Southern Sierra Nevada (Countryman Press/W.W. Norton), now in its second printing/5.


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And conifer forests of the Sierra Nevada were frequent, covered large areas, burned for months at a time, and were primarily low to moderate in intensity. Dendrochronology studies of fire frequency, known as the fire return interval, have shown that each acre of mixed conifer and Figure 3. Hazardous fuels around a home.

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in the Sierra Nevada 37 ABSTRACT Fire, ignited by lightning and Native Americans, was common in the Sierra Nevada prior to 20th century suppression efforts. Presettlement fire return intervals were generally less than 20 years throughout a broad zone extending from the foothills through the mixed conifer by: Research Highlights We combined lidar and hyperspectral data to map aboveground biomass in the Sierra Nevada.

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