Below you will find links to the latest science on important topics that affect the wildlife and ecosystems of Washington’s South Cascades. Please note: some links direct to abstracts only, and there may be a charge incurred to download complete articles from publishers.
Carroll C (2010) Role of climatic niche models in focal-species-based conservation planning: Assessing potential effects of climate change on Northern Spotted Owl in the Pacific Northwest, USA. Biol Conserv 143(6):1432–1437. http://www.klamathconservation.org/docs/carroll2010.pdf
Sweitzer RA, Furnas BJ, Barrett RH, Purcell KL, Thompson CM (2016) Landscape fuel reduction, forest fire, and biophysical linkages to local habitat use and local persistence of fishers (Pekania pennanti) in Sierra Nevada mixed-conifer forests. For Ecol Manage 361:208–225. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112715006490
Davis RJ, et al. (2015) Northwest Forest Plan–the first 20 years (1994-2013): status and trends of late-successional and old-growth forests. Gen. Tech. Report PNW-GTR-911. (December):112 p. https://www.fs.fed.us/pnw/pubs/pnw_gtr911.pd