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Impacts of the Rodeo-Chediski Wildfire in northern Arizona

Documents and Media Posted on: January 25, 2017
Members of the Southwest Watershed Science Team worked with students at the University of Arizona and the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest to research impacts of the 2002 Rodeo-Chediski Wildfire in northern Arizona. Document Type: Presentations

The 2002 Rodeo-Chediski Wildfire's impacts on southwestern ponderosa pine ecosystems, hydrology, and fuels

Publications Posted on: June 23, 2011
The Rodeo-Chediski Wildfire burned nearly 462,600 acres in north-central Arizona in the summer of 2002. The wildfire damaged or destroyed ecosystem resources and disrupted the hydrologic functioning within the impacted ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) forests in a largely mosaic pattern.

Historical wildfire impacts on ponderosa pine tree overstories: An Arizona case study

Publications Posted on: January 12, 2009
The Rodeo-Chediski Wildfire--the largest in Arizona's history--damaged or destroyed ecosystem resources and disrupted ecosystem functioning in a largely mosaic pattern throughout the ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) forests exposed to the burn. Impacts of this wildfire on tree overstories were studied for 5 years (2002 to 2007) on two watersheds in the area burned.