Results of a 2-year study on post-fire vegetation dynamics in the unlogged dipterocarp rainforest of Sungai Wain near Balikpapan East Kalimantan, Indonesia are discussed. Results showed that the maintenance of a productive permanent forest estate is likely to be served best by avoiding logging activities in burned areas.
Topic: fire,forest fires,logging effects,ecological disturbance
Publication Year: 2002
Source: Jurnal Hutan Indonesia Edisi perdana Agustus (first ed. August): 4p.