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 The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.

 

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Summary (p.499-500) ... 'Fire is an important natural and anthropogenic factor in the dynamics of the boreal forest system. The ecological and environmental impacts of boreal fires depend on fire weather, fuel availability, fire behavior and...

Person: Angelstam
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

Planning prescribed fires for optimal periods which results in emissions reduction is an extremely useful air quality management technique. New information suggests that one more useful tool in smoke management may involve using the capacity of the...

Person: Radke, Ward
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Brandel, Omi
Year: 1983
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: McEneaney
Year: 1989
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Romme, Despain
Year: 1989
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Romme, Despain
Year: 1989
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

The recent fire history of northern Quebec biomes (54 000 km2), including the northern Boreal Forest, the southern and northern Forest—Tundra, and the Shrub Tundra, was documented by examining size and dates of 20th century wildfires using tree ring...

Person: Payette, Morneau, Sirois, Desponts
Year: 1989
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: West
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

A large region of central and western Canada experienced a particularly severe forest fire season during 1980 in terms of the number of fire starts, area burned, and suppression expenditures. In Alberta, most of the fire occurred during April and May...

Person: Alexander, Janz, Quintilio
Year: 1983
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS