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Antelope bitterbrush and Scouler's willow response to a shelterwood harvest and prescribed burn in western Montana

Publications Posted on: June 23, 2017
In many western Montana ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) stands, fire suppression and past selective logging of large trees have resulted in conditions favoring succession to dense stands of shade-tolerant, but insect- and disease-prone Douglas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii).

Central Oregon fire history: fire and forest histories of central Oregon from tree rings

Projects Posted on: January 22, 2015
Tree-rings are used to reconstruct fire and forest histories in central Oregon.

Mixed-severity fire in lodgepole-dominated forests: Are historical regimes sustainable on Oregon's Pumice Plateau, USA?

Publications Posted on: October 07, 2014
In parts of central Oregon, coarse-textured pumice substrates limit forest composition to low-density lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta Douglas ex Loudon var. latifolia Engelm. ex S. Watson) with scattered ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Lawson & C. Lawson) and a shrub understory dominated by antelope bitterbrush (Purshia tridentata (Pursh) DC.).

'Lassen' antelope bitterbrush: A browse plant for game and livestock ranges

Publications Posted on: June 05, 2012
A unique selection of antelope bitterbrush (Purshia tridentata [Pursh] DC) recently became the first accession of this valuable western shrub species to be released for commercial seed collection and production.