Some of the most common threats to the national parks ecosystems include those to quality of air, quality and quantity of available water, and the parks native species. Prescribed fire is used to prevent uncontrolled forest fires and to reduce the growth of nonnative species.

Generic Resources and Threats to the Northern Great Plains Parks

Some of the most common threats to the national parks ecosystems include those to quality of air, quality and quantity of available water, and the parks native species. Prescribed fire is used to prevent uncontrolled forest fires and to reduce the growth of nonnative species.

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Author(s)Jane Hawkey
Author CompanyIntegration and Application Network
Date Created2014-06-10
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PublicationNorthern Great Plains Network: Using conceptual diagrams to aid communication
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