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Proceedings: the role of fire for nongame wildlife management and community restoration: traditional uses and new directions

Author(s):

Kevin R. Russell
Christopher E. Moorman
[Editors]

Year:

2002

Publication type:

General Technical Report (GTR)

Primary Station(s):

Northern Research Station

Historical Station(s):

Northeastern Research Station

Source:

Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-288. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station. 145 p.

Description

Contains 16 papers and 4 abstracts on the use of fire for nongame wildlife management and rare plant community management in restoration in the United States with an emphasis on forested systems.

Preface
Fire in the eastern United States: influence on wildlife habitat
The historical foundations of prescribed burning for wildlife: a southeastern perspective
Fire, herbicide, and chainsaw felling effects on arthropods in fire-suppressed longleaf pine sandhills at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida
Responses of amphibians to fire disturbance in Pacific Northwest forests: a review
The effects of burning and grazing on survival, home range, and prey dynamics of the Texas horned lizard in a thornscrub ecosystem
Fire and bird communities in the South
Burning for birds: concepts and applications
Management options for songbirds using the oak shelterwood-burn technique in upland forests of the Southeastern United States
Influence of ecosystem restoration for red-cockaded woodpeckers on breeding bird and small mammal communities
Fire, Habitat structure and herpetofauna in the Southeast
Numerical response of small vertebrates to prescribed fire in California oak woodland
Fire management and research for biodiversity in the Green Swamp
The role of non-industrial private forest lands in the conservation of southern fire-dependent wildlife
Herbicides as an alternative to prescribed burning for achieving wildlife management objectives
Fire and bats in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic: more questions than answers?
Wildlife, habitat, and prescribed fire in the Southeastern Coastal Plain: past, present, and future
The role of fire in riparian zones of the Northern Rocky Mountains
The restoration of oak-hickory forests in the central hardwoods: results of a landscape-scale prescribed burning experiment in Ohio

Citation

Ford, W. Mark; Russell, Kevin R.; Moorman, Christopher E.; [Editors] 2002. Proceedings: the role of fire for nongame wildlife management and community restoration: traditional uses and new directions. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-288. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station. 145 p.

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