ERM-021: Effects of Fire on Wildlife
fire and wildlife

210550, 15; 232550, 85;
Publication Date: 2016 July New

Product Code: ERM-021

Electronic download only. The belief that fire on Texas rangelands is detrimental to wildlife is a misconception. This publication explains the ways in which prescribed rangeland fire plays a critical and positive role for humans and animals. Included are descriptions of types of burning and their effect on rangeland as well as summaries of fire effects on a variety of wildlife types. (7 pp., 6 figures) By: Morgan Russel and John Tomecek