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Table 2. Prioritized Listing of Research Elements for the Blue Mountains Natural Resources Institute.


 

1a

Management Practices to Rehabilitate and Maintain Ecosystems

 
 

2b

Upland, Riparian, and Aquatic Interactions

 
 

1b

Linkages Between Landscape Ecology and Management Practices

 
 

3a

Landscape Patterns and Processes

 
 

4a

Limiting Ecosystem Functions and Structure for Achieving Sustainability

 
 

5b

Fire Effects on Air Quality, Water Quality, and Productivity

 
 

2a

Water Quality and Quantity Trends

 
 

4b

Disturbance and Succession

 
 

7b

Critical Limiting Factors for TE&S Species

 
 

6a

Human Community Development Alternatives

 
 

8a

Logging Systems Development

 
 

3b

Natural Fire Regimes

 
 

9b

Wildlife-Habitat Links

 
 

5a

Fire Effects—Intensity, Seasonality, Frequency

 
 

8b

Material Properties of Tree Species

 
 

10a

Constraints to Human Community Adaptability

 
 

10b

Conflict Resolution and Social Acceptability

 
 

3c

Pest Population Dynamics

 
 

9a

Livestock/Abundant Wildlife Interaction with System

 
 

9c

Links among Species

 
 

8c

Value-Added Markets for Blue Mountain Tree Species

 
 

9d

Ecosystem Stability and Habitat Requirements of TE&S and Keystone Species

 
 

4c

Define Value of Biodiversity

 
 

6b

Community Adaptability

 
 

7a

Basic TE&S Species Information

 
 

8d

Effects of Forest Practices on Quality of Products Produced

 
 

11a

Genetic Diversity

 

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