Volume 160 2003

Fire and Climatic Change in Temperate Ecosystems of the Western Americas

ISBN: 978-0-387-95455-4 (Print) 978-0-387-21710-9 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Methods and Models

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-31

      Fire History Reconstructions Based on Sediment Records from Lakes and Wetlands

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      Pages 32-68

      The Simulation of Landscape Fire, Climate, and Ecosystem Dynamics

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      Pages 69-94

      Simulation of Effects of Climatic Change on Fire Regimes

  2. North America

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 95-95

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      Pages 97-119

      Fire Regimes and Climatic Change in Canadian Forests

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      Pages 120-157

      Fires and Climate in Forested Landscapes of the U.S. Rocky Mountains

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      Pages 158-195

      Tree-Ring Reconstructions of Fire and Climate History in the Sierra Nevada and Southwestern United States

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      Pages 196-217

      Influence of Climate and Land Use on Historical Surface Fires in Pine-Oak Forests, Sierra Madre Occidental, Mexico

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      Pages 218-262

      Impact of Past, Present, and Future Fire Regimes on North American Mediterranean Shrublands

  3. South America

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

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      Pages 265-295

      Fire History and Vegetation Changes in Northern Patagonia, Argentina

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      Pages 296-321

      Influences of Climate on Fire in Northern Patagonia, Argentina

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      Pages 322-342

      Fire Regimes and Forest Dynamics in the Lake Region of South-Central Chile

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      Pages 343-356

      Fire History in Central Chile: Tree-Ring Evidence and Modern Records

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      Pages 357-380

      Holocene Fire Frequency and Climate Change at Rio Rubens Bog, Southern Patagonia

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      Pages 381-409

      Regeneration Potential of Chilean Matorral After Fire: An Updated View

  4. Practical Implications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 411-411

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      Pages 413-440

      Management Implications of Fire and Climate Changes in the Western Americas