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Title: Mesa prescribed fire

Authors: Glaspie, Scott; Rodin, Erik

Date: 2008

Publication In: Gottfried, Gerald J.; Shaw, John D.; Ford, Paulette L., compilers. 2008. Ecology, management, and restoration of pinon-juniper and ponderosa pine ecosystems: combined proceedings of the 2005 St. George, Utah and 2006 Albuquerque, New Mexico workshops. Proceedings RMRS-P-51. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 135

Abstract: (Please note, this is an abstract only) The Mesa project is a landscape scale restoration treatment for a pinyon/ juniper woodland. Primarily, the goal of the project is to reduce encroaching woodland on savanna grasslands, thus improving rangeland and wildlife habitat. This project is financed by several non-profit wildlife organizations.

Keywords: Pinon-juniper and juniper woodlands, ponderosa pine forests, ecology, management, restoration, southwestern United States

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Citation

    Glaspie, Scott; Rodin, Erik. 2008. Mesa prescribed fire. In: Gottfried, Gerald J.; Shaw, John D.; Ford, Paulette L., compilers. 2008. Ecology, management, and restoration of pinon-juniper and ponderosa pine ecosystems: combined proceedings of the 2005 St. George, Utah and 2006 Albuquerque, New Mexico workshops. Proceedings RMRS-P-51. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 135
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