Describes the impacts of the MPB infestation on the province's supply of coarse woody debris (CWD) and the subsequent impacts on furbearers. forested areas. This document describes CWD and how it provides habitat for a variety of species, including furbearers, then goes on to discuss the implications of changes in CWD on these animals.
Manning, Todd, Chytyk, Paul. 2010. Mountain Pine Beetle Infestation: Coarse Woody Debris and Impacts on Furbearers. Ministry of Environment
Topic: Mountain Pine Beetle
Keywords: pine beetle, british columbia, cwd, interior forest, forest, woodpecker, retention practices, salvage logging
Scientific Name: Martes pennanti, Lynx canadensis, Pinus contorta var. latifolia, Martes americana
English Name: Lynx, Fisher, Marten, Lodgepole Pine
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