Contact

Philip Higuera

Philip Higuera, Assistant Professor
phiguera@uidaho.edu
phone: (208) 885-6024
toll free: Skype: philip.higuera

Office: CNR 204B
Lab: McClure 408
University of Idaho,
P.O. Box 441133
Moscow, ID 83844-1133

Data

Code Lake charcoal data

Publication
 Dataset Description
Web Link
McWethy, D. B., P. E. Higuera, C. Whitlock, T. T. Veblen, D. M. J. S. Bowman, G. Cary, S. G. Haberle, R. E. Kean, B. D. Maxwell, M. S. McGlone, G. L. W. Perry, J. M. Wilmshurst, A. Holz, and A. Tepley. 2013. A conceptual framework for predicting temperate ecosystem sensitivity to human impacts on fire regimes. Global Ecology & Biogeography 22:900-912.
Matlab code needed to recreate Fig. 5 from McWethy et al. (2013)
  • CRU global temp. and precip. data
  • Global paleofire database site locations
  • Matlab function
  • Matlab script
 
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Higuera, P. E., M. L. Chipman, J. L. Barnes, M. A. Urban, and F. S. Hu. 2011. Variability of tundra fire regimes in Arctic Alaska: millennial scale patterns and ecological implications. Ecological Applications 21:3211-3226.
Paleoecological data used to reconstruct vegetation and fire history from Raven, Uchugrak, Poktovik, and Little Isac lakes, Noatak National Preserve, Alaska:
  • pollen data
  • charcoal data
  • chronology data
  • modern fire history and lake location
 Ecological Archives
Higuera, P. E., L. B. Brubaker, P. M. Anderson, F. S. Hu, and T. A. Brown. 2009. Vegetation mediated the impacts of postglacial climate change on fire regimes in the south-central Brooks Range, Alaska. Ecological Monographs 79:201-219.
Paleoecological data used to reconstruct vegetation and fire history from Ruppert, Xindi, Code, and Wild Tussock lakes, Brooks Range, Alaska:
  • pollen data
  • charcoal data
  • chronology data
  • readMe file
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