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 The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.

 

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Combustion aerosol particles from boreal forest fires were quantified to facilitate investigation of the potential effects of increased fire activity caused by global warming, by providing data inputs for global and regional climate modelling of the...

Person: Payne, Stocks, Robinson, Wasey, Strapp
Year: 2004
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

The relationship between charcoal production from fires and charcoal deposition in lakes is poorly understood, which limits the interpretation of sediment charcoal records. This calibration study assessed charcoal particle production, size, and...

Person: Lynch, Clark, Stocks
Year: 2004
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

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Person: Kasischke, Stocks, Kasischke
Year: 2000
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

In summary, the sensitivety study presented in this chapter supports the overall theme of this book (i.e., that fires in the boreal forest play a central role in the exchange of carbon between this biome and the atmosphere). Through a series of...

Person: Kasischke, Stocks, Kasischke
Year: 2000
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

In boreal forests, which contain large amounts of the world's terrestrial organic carbon, fire is a natural and fundamental disturbance regime essential in controlling many ecosystem processes. As a result of predicted climate change in the future...

Person: Kasischke, Stocks, French, Kasischke, Stocks, Mudd, Martell, Lee
Year: 2000
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

Abstract from introduction: 'Over the next 50-100 years, the predicted doubling of the atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration is expected to increase summer temperatures up to 4-6 degrees C at higher latitudes (Boer et al. 1992: Maxwell 1992:...

Person: Kasischke, Stocks, Grissom, Alexander, Cella, Cole, Kurth, Malotte, Martell, Mawdsley, Roessler, Quillin, Ward
Year: 2000
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

From introduction: 'Research on fire is often of an applied nature, addressing questions of how to manage landscapes for fire, how to determine fire danger, how to model fire behavior, fire impacts and post-fire succession (Martell 2001; Chuvieco...

Person: Gutman, Janetos, Justice, Moran, Mustard, Rindfuss, Skole, Turner, Cochrane, Csiszar, Justice, McGuire, Cochrane, Roy, Brown, Conard, Frost, Giglio, Elvidge, Flannigan, Kasischke, McRae, Rupp, Stocks, Verbyla
Year: 2004
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES