Impacts of El Niño related drought and forest fires on sun bear fruit resources in lowland dipterocarp forest of East Borneo

@article{Fredriksson2006ImpactsOE,
  title={Impacts of El Ni{\~n}o related drought and forest fires on sun bear fruit resources in lowland dipterocarp 
forest of East Borneo},
  author={Gabriella Fredriksson and Lara Danielsen and Jon E. Swenson},
  journal={Biodiversity and Conservation},
  year={2006},
  volume={16},
  pages={1823-1838}
}
Droughts and forest fires, induced by the El Niño/Southern Oscillation (ENSO) event, have increased considerably over the last decades affecting millions of hectares of rainforest. We investigated the effects of the 1997–1998 forest fires and drought, associated with an exceptionally severe ENSO event, on fruit species important in the diet of Malayan sun bears (Helarctos malayanus) in lowland dipterocarp forest, East Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo. Densities of sun bear fruit trees (≥10 cm DBH… Expand

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