5th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology and the 2nd International Wildland Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress

Session 6B: Fire Effects on Insects and Disease (TRACK II)

Thursday, 20 November 2003: 8:00 AM-9:30 AM
Chair:  Sharon M. Hood, USDA Forest Service
  8:00 AM
Are root infecting fungi indicators of ecosystem stress following prescribed fire?
William J. Otrosina, USDA, Athens, GA; and S. S. Sung, B. T. Sullivan, S. J. Zarnoch, and C. H. Walkinshaw

  8:30 AM
Association of wildfire with long-term tree health and numbers of pine bark beetles and their associates in Florida
James Hanula, USDA Forest Service, Southern Research Station, Athens, GA; and J. Meeker, D. Miller, and E. Barnard

  9:00 AM
Douglas-fir beetle attack and tree mortality following wildfire
Sharon M. Hood, USDA Forest Service, Missoula, MT; and B. Bentz and K. C. Ryan