Climate change and fire in the Southwest. Working Papers in Southwestern Ponderosa Pine Forest Restoration #34
Contribution to Book
Northern Arizona University
Ecological Restoration Institute
Global climate change will lead to shi s in climate patterns and re regimes in the Southwest over the coming decades. e intent of this working paper is to summarize the current state of scienti c knowledge about climate change predictions in the Southwest as well as the pathways by which re might be a ected. While the paper is focused on the Southwest, in particular Arizona and New Mexico, some of the material cited covers a broader area.
Yocom Kent, L.L. 2015. Climate change and fire in the Southwest. Working Papers in Southwestern Ponderosa Pine Forest Restoration #34. Published by Southwest Fire Science Consortium and Ecological Restoration Institute. Flagstaff, AZ.