Forest Investment Account

Abstract of TERP Project #61

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Forest encroachment knockdown and burn study: baseline information

Author(s): McIntosh, Terry T.
Imprint: Vancouver, B.C. : Biospherics Environmental Inc., 2001
Subject: Restoration Ecology, British Columbia, Forest Investment Account (FIA)
Series: Terrestrial Ecosystem Restoration Program Forest Investment Account (FIA) - Land Base Investment Program


This report documents the first step in a project designed to measure long-term vegetation changes in encroachment knockdown sites after spring or summer burns, and to compare these changes to vegetation changes in open grassland and encroachment sites that were not burned. Results of this study should assist in encroachment-related management decisions in future.

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