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Survival of Sprouting Shrubs Following Summer Fire: Effects of Morphological and Spatial Characteristics

Author(s): E. C. Dacy and T. E. Fulbright

Month: Mar
Year: 2009

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Rangeland Ecology & Management
Volume: 62
Issue: 2
Pages: 179-185

Article Topic(s): Disturbance
Research Setting(s): Forest

Species Referenced: Vachellia farnesiana (Huisache),

Abstract

The effect of fire on plant survival, resprouting and plant height was studied in 3 shrub species (Condalia hookeri, Acacia farnesiana and Celtis ehrenbergiana). Significant mortality was only detected in Condalia hookeri compared to control plots.

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E. C. Dacy and T. E. Fulbright. "Survival of Sprouting Shrubs Following Summer Fire: Effects of Morphological and Spatial Characteristics." Rangeland Ecology & Management 62.2 (2009): 179-185.

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ISSN: 1550-7424
DOI: 10.2111/08-125.1

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