The La Mesa Fire

About This Book

The La Mesa Fire, Studies and Observations from 1975 through 2012.  2013.  Teralene Foxx, Leslie Hansen, Rebecca Oertel, Collin Haffey, Kay Beeley.  Los Alamos National Laboratory, LA-UR-13-24499.

For the past 37 years, I have studied wildfire recovery in plots established in 1975 in Bandelier National Monument.  This document compiles my observations, matching photography, and thoughts about the role of fire in the ecosystem.

This technical report has been published at by the U. S. Department of Energy