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High Severity "Re-Burns" in Sierra Mixed Conifer: Webinar

What happens when a severely burned forest experiences a second wildfire? This webinar discusses the potential for high severity re-burns in these areas and their potential to initiate a type conversion to a non-forest vegetation type. 

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About the Presenter

Dr. Kristen Shive

Dr. Kristen Shive

Kristen graduated in 2017 with her PhD in Ecosystem Science from UC Berkeley, and she also holds an M.S. in Forestry from Northern Arizona University. Her research has broadly focused on applied research questions that can support forest and fire management decision-making. After a long career with the National Park Service, she has recently accepted a job as Senior Scientist with Save the Redwoods League. Feel free to email Kristen at with questions.