Western Juniper Woodland Prescribed Burn Subplot

Blue Mountain Site Yearly Photo Sequence

Prescribed burns were implemented at all of the SateSTEP woodland study sites. This treatment was used to help increase understanding of the relationship between plant communities, invasive species and fires. The Blue Mou ntain burn took place in the fall of 2007 after baseline data were collected.The images below show one of the prescribed burn subplots at the Blue Mountain site from 2007 to 2010.

Scroll down to see how this subplot has changed in the years following treatment.

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Western Juniper Woodland Burn Pretreatment



Western Juniper Woodland Burn 1 Year Post-treatment


1 Year Post-treatment

Western Juniper Woodland Burn 2 Years Post-treatment


2 Years Post-Treatment

Western Juniper Woodland Burn 3 Years Post-treatment


3 Years Post-treatment

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