Organized Oral Session 15: A toolbox for fire ecology: Mechanisms linking fire behavior and ecological effect
Organizer(s): ST Michaletz and RO Weber
Tuesday, August 9, 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Meeting Room 511 B, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
8:00 AM: Michaletz, Sean*,1, Johnson, Edward1, 1 University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, CANADA, Process approaches and the science of fire ecology.
8:20 AM: Kremens, Robert*,1, 1 Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, USA, Wildland fire dynamics: Techniques for measuring thermal energy release for fire behavior and fire effects.
8:40 AM: Massman, William *,1, 1 USDA Forest Service, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, Impacts of controlled burns on the heating and ecology of soils.
9:00 AM: Bova, Anthony*,1, Dickinson, Matthew*,1, 1 USDA Forest Service, Delaware, Ohio, U.S.A., Linking fire behavior, stem heating, and tissue necrosis for predicting stem mortality in surface fires.
9:20 AM: Miyanishi, Kiyoko*,1, Hogan, Chad2, Johnson, Edward2, 1 University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada2 University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, Smoldering combustion and plant recruitment.
9:40 AM: , BREAK.
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