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Plant Species Diversity and Carbon Stocks in Dry Dipterocarp Forest with and without Fire at In Takin Silvicultural Research Station, Chiang Mai Province

Plant species diversity and biomass carbon stocks in ecosystems of dry dipterocarp forest (DDF) with and without fire for at least 10 years were studied. Totally 42 tree species in 23 genera and 36 families were existed in DDF with fire. The most dominant tree, Dipterocarpus tuberculatus, had the highest important value, and followed by Shorea obtusa, Gluta usitata, D. ... Read More »

Fuel Bed Properties and Fire Behavior in Pine Forest, Nam Nao National Park, Phetchabun Province

Fuel bed properties and fire behavior in a degraded pine forest and pine-oak subcommunity were carried out in the Nam Nao National Park, Phetchabun province.  The investigation aimed to study and compare the fuel properties and fire behavior between subcommunities in 3 plots each 50×50 m in size.  Fuel bed properties (fuel load, fuel moisture content, fuel height, fuel coverage, ... Read More »