A recent study revealed that the traditionallt used term "mixed conifer forest" is too broad for ecological managment. The study provides evidence aoubt how the pattern and timing of land use effects mixed conifer foreat with regard to topography, elevation and climtate. Findings are helping stakeholders come together on a shared vision for restoring mixed conifer forests in Central Oregon. To learn more please check out the Dec 2014 Science Findings.
Conservation and Management of Whitebark Pine Ecosystems