Fire return intervals in the world’s northern forests

Release date: January 2014

Author(s): Ilona Zhuravleva, Alexey Yaroshenko

Language: Russian, English

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Map of estimated fire return intervals in forests north latitude 40°. This is an important indicator of the role of fire in forest landscapes. It shows how soon (on avarage) fire returns to the same place, and is the inverse value to the average annual burned area. Poster and Methodology in Russian.
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