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McNally Fire 2002; 2003 Plot 24 CBI = 1.38




100% burn with light charring throughout. Litter 50% consumed, duff 30%. Down fuels over 100-hour not present. Small 15% change in soil cover and color. Regenerated forbs and grasses dominate understory with some patches of sprouting shrubs and colonizers. Large shrub mortality is low near 15%, but moderate-high change in cover. No overstory trees. Mountain mahogany, Cerocampus, Flannel brush, Manzanita mixed Chaparral/grass type.


A. Substrates 1.07
B. Vegetation <1 m. 0.87
C. Vegetation 1-5 m. 2.00
D. Intermediate Trees N/A
E. Big Trees N/A
Understory CBI 1.38
Overstory CBI N/A
Total Plot 1.38