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- Kitenberga, Mara; Drobyshev, Igor; Elferts, Didzis; Matisons, Roberts; Adamovics, Andis; Katrevics, Juris; Niklasson, Mats; Jansons, Aris
- Forest ecology and management 2019 v.441 pp. 192-201
- climate; fire history; forest dynamics; forest fires; forests; humans; landscapes; national parks; prescribed burning; Baltic Sea; Latvia
- ... Fire has been shown to shape successional pathways and dynamics of forest vegetation. However, its role in European hemiboreal forests remains poorly understood. Here we provide the first annually resolved reconstruction of fire history from the Eastern Baltic Sea region, developed in the pine-dominated landscape of Slitere National Park (SNP), northwestern Latvia, over the last 250 years. Our res ...