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Title:
Crossdated fire-scar fire histories from ponderosa pine-dominated forests of Idaho and western Montana
Author:
Heyerdahl, Emily K. ; Morgan, Penelope ; Riser II, James P.
Publication Year:
2008
How to Cite:
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Heyerdahl, Emily K.; Morgan, Penelope; Riser II, James P. 2008. Crossdated fire-scar fire histories from ponderosa pine-dominated forests of Idaho and western Montana. IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology Data Contribution Series #xxx. NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program, Boulder CO, USA. Available: https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/paleoclimatology-data/datasets/fire-history

* Please note that in the actual citation 'Series #xxx' needs to be replaced with the series number for the data set being used. See Site_characteristics_ID_MT_fire-scar_study.pdf (which is available with the metadata download) which contains site characteristic and series information.

Abstract:
This dataset contains dendrochronologically crossdated surface fire histories from fire scars on trees at 23 dry forest sites in Idaho and Montana west of the Continental Divide.
Keywords:
fire history; dendrochronology; fire scars; biota; Fire; Fire detection; Pinus ponderosa P. & C. Lawson; Pseudotsuga menziesii var. glauca (Beissn.) Franco; Larix occidentalis Nutt.; Idaho; Montana; Rocky Mountains
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