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Complex Biodiversity Patterns in California Chaparral: Research Brief

This brief describes the various patterns and drivers of chaparral plant diversity, including community- (alpha), successional- (beta), and landscape-scale (gamma) drivers.

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Increasing fire severity causes lichen diversity losses: Research Brief

Though often inconspicuous, lichens play critical ecological roles in many terrestrial ecosystems. This paper discusses how lichens respond to fire severity and how fast lichens recolonize after fire.

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