In this 5-year study, the post-fire populations and microhabitat preferences of four small mammal species were compared. The study analyzed preferences in unburned, moderate and high-severity fire in mixed conifer forest.
Borchert, M.I., D.P. Farr, M.A. Rimbenieks-Negrete, and M.N. Pawlowski. 2014. Responses of small mammals to wildfire in a mixed conifer forest in the San Bernardino Mountains, CA. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 113: 81-95.