Jump to Main Content
- Overby, Steven T.; Gottfried, Gerald J.
- Forest ecology and management 2017 v.406 pp. 138-146
- Southwestern United States, etc ; equipment; snags; trees; carbon; Ips confusus; plateaus; woodlands; mastication; mineral soils; wildfires; pinyon-juniper; mortality; canopy; shrubs; nitrogen; organic horizons; fuels; shredding; stand basal area; bacteria; fungi; Show all 22 Subjects
- ... Wildfire mitigation in Pinyon-Juniper woodlands in the Colorado Plateau region is a management priority. Two wildfire mitigation treatments, mastication and thin-pile-burn, are often chosen based on costs and availability of equipment, yet there are ecological concerns with either treatment. Ecological outcomes from additions of low quality organic residues following mastication can potentially al ...