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Cumulative effects analysis of the water quality risk of herbicides used for site preparation in the Central North Island, New Zealand

Publications Posted on: December 07, 2016
Herbicide use varies both spatially and temporally within managed forests. While information exists on the effects of herbicide use on water quality at the site and small catchment scale, little is known about the cumulative effects of herbicide use at the landscape scale.

Human side of restoration webinar series

Events Posted on: March 15, 2016
The Human-side of Restoration Webinar Series explored how human communities and individual values, public opinions, and social structures interface with ecological restoration. The series allowed experts from the Rocky Mountain Research Station, other government research organizations, universities, and management communities to share their experiences with the “people part” of restoration.

Literature cited during webinar "Sticky legal issues surrounding restoration"

Documents and Media Posted on: March 10, 2016
Presenters cited these sources during the Human-Side of Restoration Webinar Sticky legal issues surrounding restoration: Navigating adaptive management and cumulative effects analysis to satisfy legal requirements and address stakeholder concerns. Document Type: Other Documents

Historical changes in pool habitats in the Columbia River basin

Publications Posted on: May 19, 2015
An historical stream survey (1934-1945) was compared with current surveys (1987-1997) to assess changes in pool frequencies in the Columbia River Basin. We surveyed 2267 km of 122 streams across the basin, representing a wide range of lithologies, stream sizes, land use histories, ownerships, and ecoregions.

Understanding and evaluating cumulative watershed impacts

Publications Posted on: January 12, 2010
Considerable effort is devoted to evaluating cumulative watershed impacts during planning for forestry activities on federally managed lands.

Tools for analysis

Publications Posted on: January 12, 2010
This chapter presents a synthesis of current computer modeling tools that are, or could be, adopted for use in evaluating the cumulative watershed effects

Landscape scale effects of fuel management or fire on water resources: The future of cumulative effects analysis?

Publications Posted on: January 12, 2010
Wildfire may pose serious threats to both direct (for example, heating, dissolved toxic gases) and indirect (for instance, post-fire floods, erosion, chan

Biological responses to stressors in aquatic ecosystems in western North America: Cumulative watershed effects of fuel treatments, wildfire, and post-fire remediation

Publications Posted on: January 12, 2010
Aquatic communities in North America evolved with disturbance regimes (for example, glaciation, erosion, tectonics, volcanism, fire) that varied in freque

Potential effects of fuel management activities on riparian areas

Publications Posted on: January 12, 2010
A significant increase in fuel management treatments is underway as the Forest Service and other natural resource agencies implement the National Fire Pla

Cumulative effects of fuel treatments on soil productivity

Publications Posted on: January 12, 2010
Soil quality, function, and productivity potential are interrelated concepts that cover the range of soil properties and their associated ecological proce