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U.S. Forest Service Fire Effects Information Database

Post by PAwildernessadvocate » Mon Mar 15, 2010 1:15 pm

You can find a great deal of ecological information about most plant species that are present (native and non-native) in North America here:

Trees
http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plan ... index.html

Shrubs
http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plan ... index.html

Vines
http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plan ... index.html

And the rest of them are linked here:
http://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/plants/index.html
"There is no better way to save biodiversity than by preserving habitat, and no better habitat, species for species, than wilderness." --Edward O. Wilson

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Re: U.S. Forest Service Fire Effects Information Database

Post by Don » Tue Mar 16, 2010 7:12 pm

Yes, one of my favorites, from a time and place where and when knowing the fire ecology of the fuels was critical to their management of Grand Canyon's 150,000 acres of forested ecosystems.
Don Bertolette - President/Moderator, WNTS BBS
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Grand Canyon National Park

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