Alaska Reference Database

The Alaska Reference Database originated as the standalone Alaska Fire Effects Reference Database, a ProCite reference database maintained by former BLM-Alaska Fire Service Fire Ecologist Randi Jandt. It was expanded under a Joint Fire Science Program grant for the FIREHouse project (The Northwest and Alaska Fire Research Clearinghouse). It is now maintained by the Alaska Fire Science Consortium and FRAMES, and is hosted through the FRAMES Resource Catalog. The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.

 

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Person: Stocks, Lawson, Alexander, Van Wagner, McAlpine, Lynham, Dube
Year: 1989
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

The expanding use of prescribed fire to achieve North American land management objectives has led, in recent years, to the increased use of helicopter-ignition, large-scale controlled burns. These mass-ignition convection burns often generate extremely...

Person: Lawson, Hawkes, Dalrymple, Stocks
Year: 1989
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

Forest fire danger rating research in Canada was initiated by the federal government in 1925. Five different fire danger rating systems have been developed since that time, each with increasing universal applicability across Canada. The approach has...

Person: Stocks, Lawson, Alexander, Van Wagner, McAlpine, Lynham, Dube
Year: 1989
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES