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- Moser, W.K.; Wade, D.D.
- Scandinavian journal of forest research 2005 v.20 no.Suppl . 6 pp. 17
- forest fires; forest trees; forest stands; forest ecosystems; fire behavior; Pinus elliottii; forest ecology; fire ecology; stand density; stand structure; stand composition; forest succession; forest management; stand management; forest regeneration; Southeastern United States
- ... Forest fires are a disturbance where the effects can range from benign to extreme devastation within a given ecosystem. The stage of stand development coupled with prior management dictates the amount and composition of potential fuels. Thus, fire policy exerts a strong influence on fire effects. Changes in cultural acceptance and use of fire typically drive fire policy. This linkage is perhaps ex ...