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Forest restoration ecology – provides organizing framework for ecological restoration increased fire, ecological threshold crossed. Ecological restoration of natural disturbances in boreal forests ruaridh hägglund faculty of forest science department of wildlife, fish and environmental studies. Forest restoration when undertaking forest restoration, we seek to: reduce basal area from the average 105 ft 2 /acre to between 50 and 60 ft 2 /acre (about a 50%. Horton plains national park, where the grassland – cloud forest mosaic shows some sharp edges where human land use has had impacts, but otherwise with high species.
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