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Keyword: Sierra Madre Occidental

Influence of climate and land use on historical surface fires in pine-oak forests, Sierra Madre Occidental, Mexico

Publications Posted on: November 25, 2008
The rugged mountains of the Sierra Madre Occidental, in north-central Mexico, support a mosaic of diverse ecosystems. Of these, the high-elevation, temperate pine-oak forests are ecologically significant for their extensiveness and biodiversity.