Get After the fires: the ecology of change in Yellowstone PDF

By Linda L. Wallace

ISBN-10: 0300100485

ISBN-13: 9780300100488

The ravaging fires in Yellowstone nationwide Park in 1988 triggered grave predicament between scientists concerning the attainable brief- and longterm repercussions. This publication presents the 1st accomplished clinical precis of the particular reaction of the Yellowstone atmosphere to the fires. Written through specialists in flora and fauna biology, environment technology, panorama ecology, and wooded area technology, the e-book indicates not just that many stuff replaced after the fires (for ecological parts of the approach are interactive) but in addition that a few issues didn't switch. the most important results of the fires have been felt on the smallest scales, and the long term devastation anticipated didn't come to move. The resilience of this certainly functioning surroundings to those large fires has vital classes for seriously controlled areas.

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Testing the assumptions of fire-history studies: An examination of modern charcoal accumulation in Yellowstone National Park, USA. The Holocene :–. , S. H. Shafer, and J. Marlon. . S. and the implications for ecosystem management. For. Ecol. Manag. :–. Wright, H. , D. E. Mann, and P. H. Glaser. . Piston cores for peat and lake sediments. Ecology :– . Zdanowicz, C. , G. A. Zielinski, and M. S. Germani. . Mount Mazama eruption: Calendric age verified and atmospheric impact assessment.

Turner. . Implications of global climate change for biogeographic patterns in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Conserv. Bio. : – . Sarna-Wojcicki, A. , D. E. Champion, and J. O. Davis. . Holocene volcanism in the conterminous United States and the role of silicic volcanic ash layers in correlation of latest-Pleistocene and Holocene deposits. Pages ‒ in H. E. , LateQuaternary environments of the United States. Vol. , The Holocene. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis.

Stability of Holocene climate regimes in the Yellowstone region. Quat. Res. :–. , and C. Larsen. . Charcoal as a fire proxy. Pages –  in J. P. Smol, H. J. B. Birks, and W. M. , Tracking environmental change using lake sediments, vol. , Terrestrial, algal and siliceous indicators. Kluwer, Dordrecht. , and S. H. Millspaugh. . Testing the assumptions of fire-history studies: An examination of modern charcoal accumulation in Yellowstone National Park, USA. The Holocene :–. , S.

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