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 The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.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: Arno, Arno, Allison-Bunnell
Year: 2002
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Arno, Arno, Allison-Bunnell
Year: 2002
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Arno, Arno, Allison-Bunnell
Year: 2002
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

From the book jacket...'From prehistory to the present-day conservation movement, Stephen J. Pyne's narrative explores the efforts of sucessive American cultures to master this forbidding kind of fire and to use it to shape the landscape. He...

Person: Pyne
Year: 1982
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

Created through the Wildfire Disaster Recovery Act of 1989 (PL 101-286), in response to the destructive western fire season of 1987 and the Yellowstone fires of 1988, the Commission was asked to consider the environmental and economic effects of...

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Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

The four goals of the 10-Year Comprehensive Strategy are: 1. Improve Fire Prevention and Suppression, 2. Reduce Hazardous Fuels, 3. Restore Fire-Adapted Ecosystems, 4. Promote Community Assistance. Its three guiding principles are: 1. Priority setting...

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Year: 2002
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES

We produced seven coarse-scale, 1-km2 resolution, spatial data layers for the conterminous United States to support national-level fire planning and risk assessments. Four of these layers were developed to evaluate ecological conditions and risk to...

Person: Schmidt, Menakis, Hardy, Hann, Bunnell
Year: 2002
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

Forest fuels reduction has the best chance of success if managers understand the factors that influence public acceptance of fuel management. This article reports an analysis of focus group interviews with wildland-urban interface residents at sites...

Person: Winter, Vogt, Fried
Year: 2002
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

In 2001, the US Forest Service declared Anchorage, Alaska (USA), an urban wildland interface community at high risk from wildfire. Anchorage is approximately 1,251,620 acres in size and home to half (265,000) of the state's population. The...

Person: York, Rodman, See, Rose, Barnwell
Year: 2002
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES