Fire Effects Information System (FEIS)Entry ID: USDA0560
Abstract: The "Fire Effects Information System (FEIS)" provides up-to-date information on
fire effects on plants and animals. User may access fire effect information by
chosing among: plant species; wild species; forest and range ecosystem;
Kuchler potential natural vegetation type; or cover type. Data concerning fire
ecology and fire effects of the chosen organism or type may then be obtained,
along with ... a variety of collateral information.
Collection Organization: National Wildfire Coordinating Group (Forest Service,
Department of Interior Agencies)
Collection Methodology: Committee of representatives from agencies selected
information on plant and animal species related to fires; writers employed to
Collection Frequency: Ongoing.
Update Characteristics: Ongoing.
Data Center: USDA Forest Service
Dissemination Media: Online
Access Instructions: Access via Internet browser program at URL:
Access Restrictions: None
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Start Date: 1990-01-01
Quality Peer review.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: cjohnston/int_missoula at fs.fed.us
USDA Forest Service Intermountain Research Station Missoula Fire Sciences Lab Box 8089 Research Work Unit, INT-4403
Province or State: MT
Postal Code: 59807
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-02-23