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Photo of Location of four experimental forests included in the integrated restoration study.
ID: 1407
Experimental Forests: Great places to learn about forest science and management

Scientists used an experimental forest network to develop different management strategies and make science accessible for managers and other par ...

Principal Investigator : Mike A. Battaglia

Inventory and Monitoring
Resource Management and Use
Water, Air, and Soil
Wildland Fire and Fuels
2017RMRS
Photo of Forest Service researchers are treating young forests to create northern goshawk habitat and resistant bark beetle structures that also produce timber products.
ID: 1351
Goshawks, bark beetles, and timber management: Can they coexist?

Wildlife habitat and timber production are critical elements of the management of many national forests. The Black Hills National Forest in West ...

Principal Investigator : Mike A. Battaglia

Resource Management and Use
Wildlife and Fish
Water, Air, and Soil
2017RMRS
Photo of Desired ponderosa pine forest stand structure.
ID: 1391
How does forest structure impact fire behavior in ponderosa pine and dry mixed conifer forests?

Restoration in historically frequent fire forests of the western U.S. often attempts to restore the historical characteristics of forest structu ...

Principal Investigator : Mike A. Battaglia

Wildland Fire and Fuels
Inventory and Monitoring
2017RMRS
Photo of A recently implemented science-based ponderosa pine restoration treatment site on the Pike National Forest near Manitou Experimental Forest. Michael Battaglia, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service
ID: 940
Science-based Ponderosa Pine Forest Restoration on the Colorado Front Range

A large number of forested acres are scheduled for treatment over the next decade in an effort to restore historical forest structure and functi ...

Principal Investigator : Mike A. Battaglia

Resource Management and Use2016RMRS
Photo of A post-fire ponderosa pine seedling in a high-severity burn patch of the 2000 Pumpkin Fire, Arizona.
ID: 1354
Spatial patterns of ponderosa pine regeneration in high-severity burn patches

Over the past three decades, wildfires in Southwestern United States ponderosa pine forests have increased in size and severity, leaving large p ...

Principal Investigator : Mike A. Battaglia

Wildland Fire and Fuels
Inventory and Monitoring
2017RMRS