Predicting Natural Disturbance Patterns in the Pacific Northwest

Process-based models can be used to look at forest disturbance by insects, disease and fire across the Pacific Northwest.

Presenter

Richard Waring

Contributors

Videography - Ben Nieves
Technical production - Jeffrey Guntle

Video Length

22:06

Publication Date

01/14/2012

You should gain an understanding of:

What constitutes a process-based model.

One approach to modeling forest disturbance by insects, disease and fire across the Pacific Northwest.

The impact of these disturbances on Douglas fir and lodgepole pine.