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Using “management mosaics” to mitigate the impacts from extreme wildfires

Formally Refereed
Authors: Qinfeng Guo
Year: 2021
Type: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
Station: Southern Research Station
Source: Ecological Processes


Human activities and global change have resulted in more severe and destructive megafires in forest ecosystems worldwide. Here, I introduce and discuss the concept of “management mosaics” and how to use it over both space and time to mitigate the growing impacts of extreme wildfires.


Disturbance refuges, Fire frequency and severity, Fuel treatment, Human activities, Megafires


Guo, Qinfeng. 2021. Using management mosaics to mitigate the impacts from extreme wildfires. Ecological Processes. 10(1): 903-.