A forest after fire

Year after year massive fires continue to rip through the wildland-urban interface (WUI) in Colorado, but in the face of climate change and a warming climate, our beloved forests might not return after these catastrophic events.

CU Boulder PhD student with the WildFIRE PIRE project Monica Rother investigates these post-fire ecosystems in an effort to predict what the Colorado Front Range might look like in a warmer, drier future.

Provided by Montana State University

Runtime: 3:31

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