Symposium 24: Cultural and Environmental Controls on Past Fire Regimes in Inhabited Woodlands.
Organized by: B Shuman
Friday, August 6, 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM, Oregon Ballroom 204.
8:30 AM Introduction: B. Shuman.
8:35 AM Bartlein, Patrick*,1, Whitlock, Cathy1, Hostetler, Steve, 1 Department of Geography, Eugene, OR, USA Broad-scale climatic controls on fire regimes in the western United States today and during the Holocene.
8:55 AM Guyette, Richard*,1, Stambaugh, Michael1, Dey, Daniel2, 1 Dept. of Forestry, Columbia, MO, USA2 US Forest Service, Columbia, MO, USA Human, topographic, and climatic influences on fire regimes in mid and eastern North America.
9:15 AM Nelson, David*,1, Hu, Feng Sheng1, 1 University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, 61801 How climate and vegetation interact to control the fire regime on the northern Prairie Peninsula.
9:35 AM Keeley, Jon *,1, 2, 1 U.S. Geological Survey, Three Rivers, CA, email@example.com University of California, Los Angeles, CA History of human impacts on fire regimes of California shrublands and woodlands.
9:55 AM Break.
10:10 AM Lertzman, Ken*,1, Lepofsky, Dana1, Hallett, Doug2, Mathewes, Rolf1, 1 Simon fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada2 Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA Climate, culture, and biocomplexity in southwest British Columbia.
10:30 AM Knox, Margaret*,1, 1 University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA Evidence of anthropogenic burning in the Willamette Valley, Oregon based on Euro-American Journals.
10:50 AM Martinez, Dennis*,1, 1 Indigenous Peoples Restoration Network/Society for Ecological Restoration International, Douglas City, CA, USA Restoring indigenous history and culture to the Klamath-Siskiyou ecoregion of SW Oregon: Conservation, restoration, timber, and Native fire regimes in the forest matrix.
11:10 AM Hemstrom, Miles*,1, Merzenich, James2, 1 USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Portland, OR, US2 USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Region, Portland, OR, US Using state and transition models to integrate fire, fuel treatments, and other landscape disturbances.
11:30 AM Peterson, David*,, McKenzie, Don, Interacting controls on fire in the Pacific Northwest: Climate, fuels, and land management.
11:50 AM Discussion: B. Shuman.
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