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Cottonwood Bar Fire 2002; 2003 Plot V09


Cottonwood Bar Fire
J. Allen, B. Sorbel photo


20% of plot burned with light charring. About 5% consumption of moss. Soil cover and color unchanged. 95% or more of grasses, small shrubs, and forbs surviving No colonizers; little change to community composition. Tussock Tundra community.


A. Substrates 0.10
B. Vegetation <1 m. 0.15
C. Vegetation 1-5 m. N/A
D. Intermediate Trees N/A
E. Big Trees N/A
Understory CBI 0.13
Overstory CBI N/A
Total Plot 0.13