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Reconstruction of fire frequency and burned areas around Yaksha village, Komi republic, Russia

Published: 20 April 2022

On 19 April 2022, a new SLU dataset was published in the Swedish National Data Service's research data catalogue.

Data description

Dendrochronological reconstruction of the fire frequency and the area burned in the pine-dominated forests in the vicinity of the Yaksha village, southern Komi republic, Russia. The reconstruction is based on dendrochronological dating of fire scars on live and dead pine trees.

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

  • Igor Drobyshev, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
  • Nina Ryzhkova, Institute of Forest Research, Petrozavodsk, Russia, Dendrochronological laboratory
  • Mats Niklasson, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

Data repository

Swedish National Data Service research data catalogue.

More information and access to the dataset

Drobyshev, I. (2022). Reconstruction of fire frequency and burned areas around Yaksha village, Komi republic, Russia. DOI: 10.5878/sqk4-gg83.