Resource Impacts Due to Frequent Fires in Shrublands: Research Brief

This 1993 paper followed an earlier study that showed repeated  fire ashort intervals in chaparral could kill fire-dependent native shrubs, alter pre-fire community structure, and favor alien annual grasses and forbs.
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Haidinger, T.L. & J.E. Keeley. 1993. Role of high fire frequency in destruction of mixed chaparral. Madroño 40:141-147.