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    Author(s): Katie Knotek
    Date: 2005
    Source: International journal of wilderness. 11(3): 30, 12
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    One of the priority research areas at the Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute addresses the “need for improved information to guide the stewardship of fire as a natural process in wilderness while protecting social and ecological values inside and outside wilderness.” This research topic area was developed with the knowledge that wildland fire, as a natural disturbance process, can preserve ecological conditions inside and outside wilderness ecosystems and, at the same time, influence societal values across the interface between wilderness and nonwilderness lands.

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    Citation

    Knotek, Katie. 2005. Social and institutional influences on wilderness fire stewardship. International journal of wilderness. 11(3): 30, 12

    Keywords

    stewardship, wildfires, wilderness, social values

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