IN THIS ISSUE...
- TALL TIMBERS INAUGURAL | KATE IRELAND MEMORIAL
- Winter Exhibit at the Webster Art Gallery
- National Association of Counties visiting Tall Timbers
- Red Hills Fire Festival
RESEARCH & LAND MANAGEMENT
- Stoddard Bird Lab news
- Fire and Wildlife Management at Tall Timbers
- Tree Stumps Reveal Fire History
- Quail Forecast
Fall 2016 | Vol 9 | No 4
At its core, prescribed fire is something one must experience. It is by trial and error that managers learn to manipulate fire to accomplish their objectives—my mentors certainly still point to my “learning moments.” It’s the error part, however, that society is less tolerant of but that science can help managers avoid.
The Southeastern Coastal Plain Tree-Ring Laboratory at Tall Timbers continues its effort to reconstruct the history of fire in longleaf pine ecosystems by exploring new sites.