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Wildfire Risk Reduction in Arizona's Interior Chaparral

Author: 
Schalau, Jeff
Twaronite, Gene
Publication Date: 
May 2010
Publication Number: 
AZ1516
Pages: 
6 pp.
Abstract or Description: 
Firewise Series
This bulletin describes the specific characteristics and fire history of Arizona interior chaparral which distinguish it from California chaparral, and provides landscaping guidelines both to mitigate structural damage from wildfire and to maintain the health of this important vegetation type.
Language: 
English
Publisher: 
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
Contributor: 
Natural Resources & the Environment, School of
Relation: 
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Publication AZ1516
Keyword: 
wildfire
risk
reduction
chaparral
Type: 
Text
Subject Category: 
Natural Resources and Environment
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