Forest Fuel Appraisal Photoseries

Yellowstone National Park

Plots are ordered by cover type
SeriesPlotCTOverstoryCompositionShrubCompositionHerbaceousCompositionAsp(°)Sl(%)Elev(ft)FL0001FL0010FL0100FL1000SFL1000RFLLittFLDuffFBDDeadFLLHFBDHerbFLLWDepLittDepDuffOstoryLiveOstoryDeadSeedlLiveSeedlDeadCaClosSeedlHtCRBALiveCodomHtCaBHCaCHCaLCrBHCrDepCaFLCaBDsCaBDv
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferSpecimenDFDouglas-fir 100%170256,3500.8460.0040.0231.24.66.3326.640.230.0780.820.1501.21.6105166007676296.987.58.0120.019.4057.805.6500.003200.00440
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferTrout LakeDFDouglas-fir 100%Snowberry 3%Pinegrass 45%, Showy aster 10%115157,2270.4600.0110.1000.27.22.9619.100.400.3230.650.0240.71.15301,2880761.0290473.367.04.072.06.7460.256.8350.005200.00520
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferDeaf JimDF1.5Douglas-fir 100%Not sampledNot sampled142277,1920.8550.0220.1220.40.01.6126.810.110.0820.350.0170.81.6289131007767274.065.22.069.019.5038.807.8400.009300.00920
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferGate CanyonDF2Douglas-fir 100%Ribes sp., Snowberry, Wood rosStrawberry, Meadowrue, Pinegra10156,3480.7320.0140.0640.30.21.6923.020.110.1470.730.1540.61.3250922,254322741.8758228.767.810.076.026.6033.706.6800.008300.00910
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferJunction ButteDF2Douglas-fir 100%Snowberry 31%, Ribes sp. 3%, SGrass 53%, Pinegrass 8%, Arnic16196,2860.7780.0510.1733.02.96.6622.330.390.1210.880.1221.01.32372106,119322560.0835161.779.245.095.050.8027.805.2750.008900.00870
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferLava CreekDF2Douglas-fir 100%5636,1700.6590.0500.0430.90.27.2710.550.380.1210.3850.70.61065399354802.0380109.750.69.051.010.1040.502.6500.003000.00300
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferRainy LakeDF2Douglas-fir 100%14256,4200.6000.0160.0971.90.22.2842.260.130.0840.670.0651.31.6145105005757100.627.24.035.010.4013.803.1900.008000.01060
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineBaker's HoleLP0Lodgepole pineN/AGrass 31%, Pussytoes 25%, PhloFLAT26,6340.3641.1974.0168.20.41.010.890.180.6390.0000.30.0802724202.730.1
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineBunsenLP0Lodgepole pineN/AGrass 71%320107,3000.6370.8756.52643.90.41.509.730.640.2910.0000.40.5778064402.434.6
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineCub CreekLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 83%, RibesBrome 14%, Elk sedge 9%23108,4240.0090.8791.46729.019.81.566.010.390.4020.7550.40.385902,5231612.3175151.935.23.043.040.07.2021.104.2700.006700.00920
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineElk CreekLP0Lodgepole pineSnowberry 1%, Rose 1%Grass 78%, Clover 33%, Firewee57256,6630.1660.6373.34838.018.24.358.510.440.5440.0361.10.51,61002,73701.819.3
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineFan CreekLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 19%, SpiraElk sedge 33%, Grass 9%, Aster102257,9830.2441.1902.08813.11.20.951.080.300.3790.2600.20.110725028601.6018.7
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineGardnerLP0Lodgepole pineN/AN/A270137,2800.6701.5793.84347.48.41.510.000.450.2860.0000.40.01,181541,25802.703.9
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineGibbonLP0Lodgepole pineN/AElk sedge 2%FLAT07,3390.6742.4625.42872.80.03.314.570.640.0190.0000.80.210,00019349,8526,0873.5820.9
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineGrassy LakeLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 1%Elk sedge 22%, Lupine 3%25097,2400.1910.8412.17614.19.60.340.600.091.0750.0000.10.032201,15401.704.0
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineGrebe LakeLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 29%Pinegrass 25%, Aster 8%, FirewFLAT08,1570.1710.2631.2674.20.01.083.710.180.3420.0000.30.234940210,815272.200.7
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineHolmesLP0Lodgepole pineNonePinegrass 24%, Strawberry 5%, FLAT27,3660.3991.9363.94529.33.81.331.300.370.3810.0000.30.11,0748164402.205.7
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineHoodoosLP0Lodgepole pineSpiraea 18%, Snowbrush 10%Strawberry 5%, Ross' sedge 1%,60156,8570.7181.8134.28060.80.52.865.450.180.0450.6400.70.37,19213418,968323.229.0
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineIndian CreekLP0Lodgepole pinePotentilla 1%, Big sagebrush 1Grass 22%, Bromus 15%, Elk sed12457,7190.2111.6647.22099.211.91.360.910.940.4060.0000.30.1456271,047543.287.2
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineJDRLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 7%Elk sedge 57%, Grass 17%, Aste314146,9800.0830.4933.30125.23.41.014.780.310.4340.0580.30.31,1815424201.6114.2
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineJuice CrLP0Lodgepole pineNonePinegrass 24%, Fireweed 4%, Ve31046,1670.8613.1756.71734.83.92.084.050.420.4970.0000.50.21610169,1513,9182.300.1
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineLittle FireholeLP0Lodgepole pineN/AN/A235126,7910.3691.7474.18344.40.51.560.080.250.6000.0000.40.01,154279,595173.001.3
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineMadisonLP0Lodgepole pineOregon-grape 0.5%Pinegrass 43%, Lupine 5%, Aste310106,7910.4272.1748.73062.05.13.426.250.790.7890.0000.90.359009,9562952.501.4
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PinePetrifiedLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 31%, SnowbPinegrass 71%, Aster sp. 11%, 12307,0210.1980.4841.19611.73.13.486.180.250.3990.1420.90.354242456543.940.4
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PinePhlox Creek 1LP0Lodgepole pineNoneElk sedge 42%, Lupine 8%, Gras13537,8600.3030.8522.45041.112.30.540.450.340.3440.0000.10.032281161273.000.5
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PinePhlox Creek 2LP0Lodgepole pineN/AElk sedge, fireweedFLAT07,9110.3191.3155.60838.40.02.4912.130.300.60.7
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineRiddle LakeLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 1%Elk sedge 40%274107,9860.2851.6654.30463.11.71.8710.040.490.1890.0070.50.52,066818,4002152.4917.2
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineSolfataraLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 5%Ross' sedge 1%, Fireweed 1%, LFLAT07,3880.9071.7494.99654.25.22.986.300.230.0650.0000.80.34,026276,065273.1018.3
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineTowerLP0Lodgepole pineN/APinegrass 64%, Fireweed 28%20837,3290.6450.5524.42356.51.15.4111.300.710.6330.0061.40.66,17207,944542.4217.2
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineUnionLP0Lodgepole pineNoneElk sedge 50%22017,6380.1860.3520.00037.89.42.313.030.090.2330.1610.60.2
YELL 2 Early Post-fire Lodgepole PineVirginia CascadeLP0Lodgepole pineGrouse whortleberry 1%Ross' sedge 12%, Fireweed 2%, 16557,9100.3750.7352.38332.41.91.761.490.230.0160.0210.40.12,6033223,247542.8010.9
Miscellaneous StandsBaker's HoleLP1Lodgepole pine 100%FLAT06,6530.1400.7661.2452.04.01.548.760.40.5592605897.142.17.054.015.8022.204.0000.006700.00820
Miscellaneous StandsChalcedonyLP2Engelmann spruce 39%, Lodgepol345558,7110.5810.8142.85424.21.82.5119.860.61.141217511,4869660.9074135.561.71.063.062.09.6022.7010.0200.011300.02030
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferLower Soda ButteLP2Lodgepole pine 83%, Engelmann 7627,1500.2110.0200.0449.75.41.4329.470.980.1860.4460.81.6946531,58481771.877797.752.10.071.04.1012.402.6800.004400.00990
Miscellaneous StandsChickadeeLP3Lodgepole pine 98%, Whitebark Grouse whortleberryRoss' sedge, Poa spp.135258,6500.2570.8010.82829.530.94.8717.890.61.01,16024021,2000600.6560215.664.34.076.017.8525.165.0950.005200.00920
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferUpper Soda ButteLP3Engelmann spruce 78%, Lodgepol228407,2700.7370.0500.1090.21.73.2618.050.350.0700.870.6630.81.0342533,757278585221.766.20.091.04.7028.706.4000.006100.01020
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferWarm CreekLP3Lodgepole pine 56%, Subalpine Juniper 9%, Snowberry7%Pinegrass 16%, Meadowrue 13%, 65147,6530.3150.0270.0462.21.01.9523.930.250.1370.590.4770.41.3368792,8980672.0583174.746.40.060.05.4022.704.8500.006300.00980
YELL 3 Andesitic Douglas-fir and Mixed ConiferCrescent HillSFEngelmann spruce 89%, Douglas-12136,7801.3940.0550.2401.713.78.1232.260.420.0270.620.1691.81.93812232,0120560.9556195.970.87.090.018.1026.707.1100.006400.01220

CT: Forest cover type as defined in Despain, D.G. 1990. Yellowstone vegetation: consequences of environment and history in a natural setting. Boulder, CO: Roberts Rinehart, Inc.
Asp(°): Aspect
Sl(%): Slope
Elev(ft): Elevation
FL0001: Fuel load, 1-hour
FL0010: Fuel load, 10-hour
FL0100: Fuel load, 100-hour
FL1000S: Fuel load, 1000-hour Solid
FL1000R: Fuel load, 1000-hour Rotten
FLLitt: Fuel load, Litter
FLDuff: Fuel load, Duff
FBDDead: Fuel bed depth of dead woody material
FLLH: Fuel load, live herbaceous
FBDHerb: Fuel bed depth of herbaceous plants
FLLW: Fuel load, live woody
DepLitt: Depth of litter layer
DepDuff: Depth of duff layer
OstoryLive: Density of live overstory trees
OstoryDead: Density of dead overstory trees (snags)
SeedlLive: Density of live seedlings
SeedlDead: Density of dead seedlings
CaClos: Canopy closure.
SeedlHt: Avg seedling height.
CR: Crown ratio
BALive: Basal area of live trees
CodomHt: Avg codominant tree height
CaBH: Canopy base height
CaCH: Canopy ceiling height
CaL: Canopy length
CrBH: Avg crown base height
CrDep: Avg crown depth
CaFL: Canopy fuel load
CaBDs: Canopy bulk density, segmental
CaBDv: Canopy bulk density, volumetric