A 2012 study by Miller and others suggests that fire management approaches used by the National Park Service in Yosemite National Park could assist in the restoration and maintenance of Sierra Nevada forest ecosystems.
Miller, Jay D., Brandon M. Collins, James A. Lutz, Scott L. Stephens, Jan W. vanWagtendonk, and Donald A. Yasuda. 2012. Differences in wildfires among ecoregions and land management agencies in the Sierra Nevada region, California, USA. Ecosphere3(9):80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES12-00158.1