Colorado Montane Chaparral
This file contains images of the Colorado Montane Chaparral before and after fires. The plants that burn or the parts of the plants that burn help
indicate what particles will be the signature of the fire.
Colorado Montane Chaparral Fire Particles
This file contains the charred plant material from these fires. The burnt clay and fire retardant is the same for this wild fire as it is for
all other wildfires. Colorado Montane chaparral includes geni of Quercus (Gambel oak), Acer (Bigtooth Maple), Artemisia (Black Sage),
Cercocarpus (mountain mahogany), Prunus (cherries), and members of the families Rhamnaceae (buckthorn), Ericaceae (heather), Fagaceae (beech), and