Resource Objective Wildfires Benefit Forests: Research Brief

A 2015 study by Meyer showed that the natural range of variation (NRV) concept and key fire severity indicators could be used to quantitatively evaluate the landscape-scale effects of large wildfires managed for resource objectives.
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Meyer, Marc D. 2015. Forest Fire Severity Patterns of Resource Objective Wildfires in the Southern Sierra Nevada. Journal of Forestry 113(1): 49-56.