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Emerging Themes in the Ecology and Management of North American Forests
International Journal of Forestry Research (2010)
  • Fred A. Baker, Utah State University
Abstract
The 7th North American Forest Ecology Workshop, consisting of 149 presentations in 16 oral sessions and a poster session, reflected a broad range of topical areas currently under investigation in forest ecology and management. There was an overarching emphasis on the role of disturbance, both natural and anthropogenic, in the dynamics of forest ecosystems, and the recognition that legacies from past disturbances strongly influence future trajectories. Climate was invoked as a major driver of ecosystem change. An emphasis was placed on application of research findings for predicting system responses to changing forest management initiatives...
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Publication Date
2010
Citation Information
Fred A. Baker. "Emerging Themes in the Ecology and Management of North American Forests" International Journal of Forestry Research Vol. 2010 Iss. 964260 (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/fred_baker/41/