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- Cóbar-Carranza, Ana J.; García, Rafael A.; Pauchard, Aníbal; Peña, Eduardo
- Biological invasions 2014 v.16 no.11 pp. 2273-2291
- Argentina, etc ; Araucaria araucana; Nothofagus; Pinus contorta; biodiversity; ecosystems; fire behavior; fire regime; flammability; forests; fuel loading; fuels (fire ecology); indigenous species; invasive species; surveys; trees; wildfires; Andes region; Chile; Show all 19 Subjects
- ... The effect of a pine invasion on the fuel characteristics was studied to predict fire behaviour and hypothesize potential changes on fire regime. Subalpine Andean forests, fire-prone environments, in the Malalcahuello Reserve in south-central Chile were invaded by the non-native Pinus contorta affecting the native endangered trees Araucaria araucana and Nothofagus antarctica communities. Several f ...