Journal of Forestry Research

, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp 180–184 | Cite as

Research advance in forest restoration on the burned blanks

  • Kong Fan-hua
  • Li Xiu-zhen
  • Zhao Shan-lun
  • Yin Hai-wei


How to restore the destroyed forest after forest fire is a key question that man must face. This paper reviewed the research situation and history on the forest restoration burned blanks and summed up the research methods used into four scales: seed-bank scale, community scale, ecosystem scale and landscape scale. The new technologies such as GIS & Remote Sensing used to vegetation restoration were also summarized. The strategies and developing trend of vegetation restoration research on burned blanks were discussed.


Burned blanks Forest restoration Research advance Questions and countermeasures 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kong Fan-hua
    • 1
    • 2
  • Li Xiu-zhen
    • 2
  • Zhao Shan-lun
  • Yin Hai-wei
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Applied EcologyChinese Academy of SciencesShenyangP.R. China
  2. 2.College of Population, Resources & EnvironmentShandong Normal UniversityJinanP.R. China
  3. 3.Department of Urban and Resource ScienceNanjing UniversityNanjingP. R. China

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