Published 2003 by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station in Portland, OR .
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|Statement||Tina V. Boucher.|
|Series||Research paper PNW -- RP-554., Research paper PNW -- 554.|
|Contributions||Pacific Northwest Research Station (Portland, Or.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||59 p. :|
|Number of Pages||59|
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Species composition was documented along. Alaska Natural Heritage Program, Environment and Natural Resources Institute, University of Alaska Anchorage. Anchorage, Alaska. 38 pp. Vegetation Ecology and Botany: Unpublished Report: Boucher, T.V., and B.R. Mead. Vegetation change and forest regeneration on the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska following a spruce beetle outbreak, What is the vegetation in Alaska.
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Goals / Objectives 1) Begin modelling of cumulative effects of hydrologic regime, fire frequency/intensity, and vegetation cover on hydrology and sediment movement in chaparral; 2) Develop preliminary models of vegetation response to fire regime, environmental stress and changing climate for chaparral; 3) Cooperatively develop fire hazard models using fuel, weather, fire behavior and remotely.
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