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Forest Ecology

In this module students examine species distribution and age class of forest stands and the relation to the fire regime in the Fall Creek watershed in the Western Cascades of Oregon. The forest has a range of ages from old growth to recent harvests. The lesson also provides context for a class field trip to area.

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The student activity

Fire Ecology (pdf)

Fire Ecology - Editable (doc)

The link to the Web-based map

Instructor's guide

Fire Ecology Instructor's Guide

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