Southwest-facing slopes in the inland Skeena region support a diverse mosaic of ecosystems with many peripheral plant and animal species. Maintaining their very dynamic disturbance regimes while simultaneously avoiding environmental degradation presents a special challenge for ecosystem management.
Haeussler, Sybille. 1999. Maintaining Diverse and Dynamic Ecosystems on Southwest-facing Slopes in the Skeena Region (in Proc. Conference Biology & Management of Species and Habitats at Risk). Ministry of Environment, Lands and Parks. Proceedings - Conference Biology & Management. Vol. 1