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Introduction to Fire Ecology

This video will introduce you to the subject of fire ecology and why an understanding of fire ecology is necessary for natural resource managers. You will learn what fire ecology is, what fire regimes are, the ecological succession role of fire, and evolution of plants and animals, some plant and animal adaptations to fire, and… Read More »

The Ecology of Controlled Burns

Controlled burning is first of all a natural process that has been going on for thousands of years so when you look at ecosystems like longleaf pine and other southeastern forests they’re adapted to that fire and so they need that to thin out competing vegetation and to keep the open structure, promote forage for… Read More »