Fire is an important process in the ecology of most native plant and animal communities, especially in uplands. Most plant and animal communities in the Great Plains and eastern forests evolved with...
One of the many things that I have learned since arriving at the Noble Research Institute is that prescribed burns are a big thing out here.
Woody plants are encroaching rangelands in the Southern Great Plains.
Liability has always been a concern for landowners using or considering the use of prescribed fire. Surveyed landowners report liability as one of the major reasons they do not use prescribed fire in their property management.