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The Amazonian Fires of 2019

Dr. Jacquelyn Chase Geography and Planning Department CSU ChicoAmazon fires burned across Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, and Peru in 2019. Dr. Chase explains what made the tropical rainforest burn and…

From  Jeff Layne on February 6th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Fire Regime Alteration in Natural Areas

Michelle CoppolettaEcologist Sierra Casacade ProvinceUSDA Forest Service Managing public lands today is increasingly difficult in the face of climate change and changing wildfire regimes. Michelle…

From  Jeff Layne on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 64 plays 0  

Beavertails, Enablers, Jammers: Highlights of a Sabbatical

Professor Don Miller Department of Biological Sciences California State University, Chico In a presentation on aphids, Professor Don Miller of Chico State shares his research findings and personal…

From  Jeff Layne on February 7th, 2019 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Restoring a Diverse Forest Understory Plant Community with Variable-density Thinning

Dr. Eric Knapp United States Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) Pacific Southwest Research Station Dr. Knapp explains the importance of the forest understory – that is, the plants on the…

From  Jeff Layne on October 4th, 2016 0 likes 35 plays 0