Dynamics of a pinyon-juniper stand in northern Arizona

a half-century history
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U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station , Ogden, UT
Pinyon pines -- Arizona., Pinyon pines -- Southwestern States., Pinyon pines -- Southwestern States -- Gr
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This paper adds to the limited knowledge of stand dynamics in pinyon-juniper woodlands byreporting on the changes in species composition, numbers of trees, arrangements of trees, andtotal height and volume in a stand from late 1938 to early 1991. This information should behelpful in managing pinyon-juniper woodlands to sustain their productivity and maintain theirmultiple-use values. The annual increase of 1.2 trees per acre does not reflect the massiveinvasion of trees suspected by many people.

Other titlesDynamics of a pinyon juniper stand in northern Arizona.
StatementPeter F. Ffolliott, Gerald J. Gottfried.
SeriesResearch paper RMRS -- RP-35.
ContributionsGottfried, Gerald J., Rocky Mountain Research Station (Fort Collins, Colo.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination10 p.
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Open LibraryOL18179631M

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Ffolliott and Gerald J. Gottfried (page images at HathiTrust). Arizona—The Arizona study area consisted of 52 sites located in northern Arizona.

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Stand-level dynamics of pinyon-juniper woodlands following hazardous fuels reduction treatments in Arizona. Manuscript for publication completed. (ERI # ) b) Huffman, D.W., M.T.

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“Stand-level dynamics of pinyon-juniper woodlands following hazardous fuels reduction treatments in Arizona.”. Pinyon-Juniper Alliance Working to protect the Pinyon-Juniper Forest.

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The Great Basin Pinyon-Juniper Woodland ecosystem is restricted to the northern end of the study area, where it ranges from at Four Mile Ranch to feet near French Gap. The ecosystem as mapped in the Galiuros is distinguished by a pinyon pine that is a close-relative of the single-needle pinyon of the Great Basin.

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Or select here to go a specific tree's page. Location: The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA. Time: August(in advance of the Annual ESA Meeting) Email the organizers. Sánchez-Martínez G, Wagner MR () Bark beetle community structure under four ponderosa pine forest stand conditions in northern Arizona.

For Ecol Manag – Google Scholar Savage M () Structural dynamics of a southwestern pine forest under chronic human : John L. Vankat. Influence of history and climate on New Mexico pinyon-juniper woodlands. Pages in E.F. Aldon, and D.W.

Shaw, editors. Managing pinyon-juniper ecosystems for sustainability and social needs; proceedings of the symposium AprilSanta Fe, N.M. U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Forest Service, General Technical Report RM The Ecoss and McAllister collaboration on Community, Culture and the Environment is honored to welcome poet Layli Long Soldier to NAU Febru for a public reading.

Long Soldier is the author of Whereas, a finalist for the National Book Award in She was awarded a National Artist Fellowship from the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation, a Lannan Literary. The pinyon jay (Gymnorhinus cyanocephalus), historically known as the blue crow or Maximilian's jay, is a jay between the North American blue jay and the Eurasian jay in size.

It is the only member of the genus overall proportions are very nutcracker-like and indeed this can be seen as convergent evolution as both birds fill similar ecological : Aves. Effect of herbivory by scale insects, Matsucoccus acalyptus, on soil moisture (A) and temperature (B) in a pinyon-juniper woodland in northern Arizona during Aug.

–Jun. Treatments included trees that were susceptible or resistant to the. Pre-fire treatment effects and understory plant community response on the Rodeo-Chediski Fire, Arizona.

Flagstaff, AZ: Northern Arizona University. 87 p. Thesis. Strom, Barbara A. Pre-fire treatment effects and post-fire forest dynamics on the Rodeo-Chediski burn area, Arizona. Flagstaff, AZ: Northern Arizona University. Thesis.

Production of an Arcmap project detailing impact and extent of pinyon mortality throughout range of pinyon. Completion of and publication of M.S. thesis from Northern Arizona University on arthropod community response to drought and bark beetle perturbations in pinyon-juniper woodlands of Arizona and New Mexico.

Inthe Ecological Restoration Institute (ERI) at Northern Arizona University initiated the collaboration with both the BLM and the Arizona Game and Fish Department.

The underlying interest in the overall project was to reduce the severe wildfire danger posed by the explosive growth of the ponderosa pine trees since Euro-American.Other birds, including northern flickers and Clark's nutcrackers, often join the jays taking advantage of their ability to track down good seed crops.

A few other vertebrates are closely tied to the pinyon-juniper woodland and include the pinyon mouse, bushy-tailed woodrat, and the black-throated gray warbler.Abella, Scott R.

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"Tree Thinning and Prescribed Burning Effects on Ground Flora in Arizona Ponderosa Pine Forests: A Review." Journal of the Arizona-Nevada Academy of Science (): pp. Print. Berkes, Fikret, Johan Colding, and Carl Folke.

"Rediscovery of Traditional Ecological Knowledge as Adaptive Management.".