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Post of the month 09/2020: FIRElinks activities in Turkey

by TurgayDindaroglu and Tugrul Yakupoglu, WG3 Dr. Turgay Dindaroglu has been working as Associate Professor on different research projects and teaching activities related to forest and soil ecology at Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University (Turkey) since 2002. He now focuses on forest ecosystem management after fire, where quality principles are evaluated within the scope of soil […]

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Wildfires as an ecosystem service

Soil erosion is enhanced by wildfire, mainly due to the loss of vegetation cover and changes in soil properties. After wildfires, there is a need to control the non-sustainable soil and water losses.


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Theresa @Haiku48
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@zkun1971: research re. Oregon #forestfire
"water from beaver ponds is spread around the #landscape ...the pond water slowly seeps into the soil, keeping it wet & plants green. When #wildfires come through, the #beaver #wetlands are too wet to burn"
lesson 4 Europe?
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jamie garbutt @jamiegarbutt2
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What's being done to ensure Europe and the United States aren't complicite???

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