Silva Fennica : quarterly issues : 36(1)

36(1), 2002

Disturbance Dynamics in Boreal Forests

Timo Kuuluvainen: Introduction. Disturbance dynamics in boreal forests: defining the ecological basis of restoration and management of biodiversity / Addresses / Full text

Review articles

Kevin C. Ryan: Dynamic interactions between forest structure and fire behavior in boreal ecosystems / Abstract / Full text

Andrei Gromtsev: Natural disturbance dynamics in the boreal forests of European Russia: a review / Abstract / Full text

Lars Edenius, Margareta Bergman, Göran Ericsson & Kjell Danell: The role of moose as a disturbance factor in managed boreal forests / Abstract / Full text

Anders Dahlberg: Effects of fire on ectomycorrhizal fungi in Fennoscandian boreal forests / Abstract / Full text

Yves Bergeron, Alain Leduc, Brian D. Harvey & Sylvie Gauthier: Natural fire regime: a guide for sustainable management of the Canadian boreal forest / Abstract / Full text

Timo Kuuluvainen: Natural variability of forests as a reference for restoring and managing biological diversity in boreal Fennoscandia / Abstract / Full text

Research articles

Seppo Rouvinen, Timo Kuuluvainen & Juha Siitonen: Tree mortality in a Pinus sylvestris dominated boreal forest landscape in Vienansalo wilderness, eastern Fennoscandia / Abstract / Full text

Leena Karjalainen & Timo Kuuluvainen: Amount and diversity of coarse woody debris within a boreal forest landscape dominated by Pinus sylvestris in Vienansalo wilderness, eastern Fennoscandia / Abstract / Full text

Timo Kuuluvainen, Juha Mäki, Leena Karjalainen & Hannu Lehtonen: Tree age distributions in old-growth forest sites in Vienansalo wilderness, eastern Fennoscandia / Abstract / Full text

Tuomo Wallenius, Timo Kuuluvainen, Raimo Heikkilä & Tapio Lindholm: Spatial tree age structure and fire history in two old-growth forests in eastern Fennoscandia / Abstract / Full text

Tuomo Wallenius: Forest age distribution and traces of past fires in a natural boreal landscape dominated by Picea abies / Abstract / Full text

Juho Pennanen: Forest age distribution under mixed-severity fire regimes – a simulation-based analysis for middle boreal Fennoscandia / Abstract / Full text

Christopher P. Quine, Jonathan W. Humphrey, Karen Purdy & Duncan Ray: An approach to predicting the potential forest composition and disturbance regime for a highly modified landscape: a pilot study of Strathdon in the Scottish Highlands / Abstract / Full text

Karen A. Harper, Yves Bergeron, Sylvie Gauthier & Pierre Drapeau: Post-fire development of canopy structure and composition in black spruce forests of Abitibi, Québec: a landscape scale study / Abstract / Full text

Tero Kokkila, Annikki Mäkelä & Eero Nikinmaa: A method for generating stand structures using Gibbs marked point process / Abstract / Full text

Timo Pakkala, Ilkka Hanski & Erkki Tomppo: Spatial ecology of the three-toed woodpecker in managed forest landscapes / Abstract / Full text

Brett G. Purdy, S. Ellen Macdonald & Mark R.T. Dale: The regeneration niche of white spruce following fire in the mixedwood boreal forest / Abstract / Full text

Sybille Haeussler, Lorne Bedford, Alain Leduc, Yves Bergeron & J. Marty Kranabetter: Silvicultural disturbance severity and plant communities of the southern Canadian boreal forest / Abstract / Full text

Philip J. Burton: Effects of clearcut edges on trees in the sub-boreal spruce zone of Northwest-Central British Columbia / Abstract / Full text

Sonia Légaré, Yves Bergeron & David Paré: Influence of forest composition on understory cover in boreal mixedwood forests of western Quebec / Abstract / Full text

Minna Malmivaara, Irja Löfström & Ilkka Vanha-Majamaa: Anthropogenic effects on understorey vegetation in Myrtillus type urban forests in southern Finland / Abstract / Full text

Research notes

Heikki Kauhanen: Occurrence of fires in the eastern Saariselkä area, north-west Russia / Abstract / Full text

Discussion papers

Anke Jentsch, Carl Beierkuhnlein & Peter S. White: Scale, the dynamic stability of forest ecosystems, and the persistence of biodiversity / Addresses / Full text

S.C. DeLong: Using nature’s template to best advantage in the Canadian boreal forest / Addresses / Full text

Timo Kuuluvainen, Kaisu Aapala, Petri Ahlroth, Mikko Kuusinen, Tapio Lindholm, Tapani Sallantaus, Juha Siitonen & Harri Tukia: Principles of ecological restoration of boreal forested ecosystems: Finland as an example / Addresses / Full text

Matti Koivula & Jari Niemelä: Boreal carabid beetles (Coleoptera, Carabidae) in managed spruce forests – a summary of Finnish case studies / Addresses / Full text

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