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 The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.

 

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This state-of-knowledge review examines some of the underlying assumptions and limitations associated with the inter-relationships among four widely used descriptors of surface fire behaviour and post-fire impacts in wildland fire science and...

Person: Alexander, Cruz
Year: 2012
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

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Person: Alexander
Year: 1983
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

Fire activity in boreal forests has increased recently with climate warming, altering stand structure and composition in many areas. Changes in stand dynamics have the potential to alter C cycling and biophysical processes, with feedbacks to global and...

Person: Alexander, Mack, Goetz, Beck, Belshe
Year: 2012
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES

Summary graphs depicting 20 individual flame length-fire intensity relationships grouped by four different fuel complex types or settings (forest, grassland, shrubland, and laboratory) and 12 individual fireline intensity-crown scorch height...

Person: Alexander, Cruz
Year: 2012
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

Contains 520 references of forest and rangeland fire history investiagions primarily in N.A. Over 70% since 1970.

Person: Mastrogiuseppe, Alexander, Romme
Year: 1983
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, 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

Boreal forests are fire-dependent systems that would lose their vigour and faunal and floral diversity in the absence of fire. The objectives of natural area preservation imply maintaining the original character of the land and perpetuation of those...

Person: Wein, MacLean, Alexander, Dube
Year: 1983
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES