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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
Oregon State University

Contributors

Videography - Ben Nieves
Technical production - Jeffrey Guntle

Video Length

22:06

Publication Date

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.

https://www.fs.usda.gov/ccrc/videos/predicting-natural-disturbance-patterns-pacific-northwest