Climate is the composite, long-term, or generally prevailing weather of a region. As a source of energy and water, it acts as the primary control for ecosystem distribution (Figure 4.1).
KeywordsFire Regime Climatic Regime Ecosystem Differentiation Increase Fire Frequency Winter Snow Cover
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