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Impact of wildfires on lakeside tamarisk communities in Northern Caspian Sea region

Author:
Bykov, A. V., Kolesnikov, A. V., Shadrina, M. B., Bukhareva, O. A., Shabanova, N. P.
Source:
Contemporary problems of ecology 2015 v.8 no.7 pp. 818-823
ISSN:
1995-4255
Subject:
Tamarix laxa, basins, biotopes, coasts, ecosystems, lakes, wildfires, Caspian Sea
Abstract:
The current state and resilience to wildfire disturbances of the natural tamarisk (Tamarix laxa Willd) communities at on the coasts of Lake Buluchta, a salt lake, Caspian Depression (the Volga and Ural Rivers interfluve) is considered. The unique ecosystems of the natural Tamarisk communities are able to persist in specific biotopes of natural water basins only.
Agid:
4778633