Fine-scale effects of fire on non-woody species in a southern Amazonian seasonal wetland

  title={Fine-scale effects of fire on non-woody species in a southern Amazonian seasonal wetland},
  author={Halina Jancoski and Jos{\'e} Roberto Rodrigues Pinto and Denis Silva Nogueira and Henrique Augusto Mews and Juan C S Abad and Marina C Scalon and Beatriz Schwantes Marimon},
  journal={Wetlands Ecology and Management},
Grasslands and wetlands are non-forested highly biodiverse ecosystems. Although fire is a major factor controlling and maintaining biodiversity in different landscapes of Central Brazil, there are still knowledge gaps about its effect on these systems. We compared composition, diversity and coverage of herbaceous and sub-shrub species in ‘campos de murundus’ (murundus fields) before and after recurrent fire events. We sampled and collected species in 32 subplots of 1 m2 within a 100 × 100 m… 
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