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- Dodson, Erich K.; Peterson, David W.
- Forest ecology and management 2009 v.258 no.7 pp. 1586
- soil stabilization, etc ; forest regeneration; forest fires; plant growth; fertilizer application; seeds; sowing; invasive species; ecological invasion; soil erosion; vegetation cover; erosion control; wildfires; plant communities; species diversity; Washington; Show all 16 Subjects
- ... Slope stabilization treatments are frequently applied following high severity wildfires to reduce erosion, protect water quality, and mitigate threats to human life and property. However, the effectiveness of many treatment options has not been well established. Furthermore, treatments may unintentionally inhibit natural vegetation recovery or facilitate exotic species invasion, compromising long- ...
- Peppin, Donna; Fulé, Peter Z.; Sieg, Carolyn Hull; Beyers, Jan L.; Hunter, Molly E.
- Forest ecology and management 2010 v.260 no.5 pp. 573
- soil stabilization, etc ; sowing; wildfires; invasive species; ecological invasion; plant communities; forest communities; soil erosion; erosion control; forests; vegetation cover; forest fires; indigenous species; seeds; artificial regeneration; forest stand establishment; soil fertility; forest growth; ecological restoration; forest ecology; Western United States; Show all 21 Subjects
- ... Broadcast seeding is one of the most widely used post-wildfire emergency response treatments intended to reduce soil erosion, increase vegetative ground cover, and minimize establishment and spread of non-native plant species. We conducted an evidence-based review to examine the effectiveness and effects of post-wildfire seeding treatments on soil stabilization, non-native species invasion, and pl ...