Short-term changes in-stream macroinvertebrate communities following a severe fire in the Lake Tahoe basin, California


Large and severe wildfires can dramatically alter terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. We documented changes in benthic macroinvertebrate communities and physical habitat at two sites along Angora Creek, CA, USA for 2 years following a severe fire. Although post-fire years had low precipitation, canopy cover and bank stability declined dramatically following… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10750-012-1136-7


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