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Fire history of Kananaskis Provincial Park-Mean fire return intervals. 1980. Hawkes, B.C. Pages 42-45 in M.A. Stokes and J.H. Dieterich, Technical Coordinators. Proc. of the Fire History Workshop, October 20-24, 1980, U.S. For. Serv. and University of Arizona Lab. of Tree Ring Research, Tucson, Arizona. USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, General Technical Report RM-81.

Year: 1980

Issued by: Pacific Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 2052

Language: English

Series: USDA General Technical Report

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Abstract

Mean fire return intervals for different ecological subzones, aspects and elevations in Kananaskis Provincial Park were described. Comparison of the results from this study with others was not practical because of a number of constraints. A discussion of the mean fire return interval results and park resource management was presented.