Soil temperatures during autumn prescribed burning: implications for the germination of fire responsive species?
TD Penman, AL Towerton
International Journal of Wildland Fire | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2008
The present work was funded by the Bushfire Co-operative Research Centre and Forests NSW. We wish to thank Russell Clark who organised the prescribed burns reported. We also wish to acknowledge the field staff who implemented the burns. Ruth Allen and Roy Shiels assisted with the data collection. Discussions with Russell Clark, Ruth Allen and Roy Shiels provided insight into prescribed burning practices and aided the development of the paper. We also wish to thank Doug Binns, Frank Lemckert, Andy Stirling and two anonymous referees for providing comments on an earlier draft of the manuscript.