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 The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.

 

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A basic system of forest fire protection standards has been developed. Primary objectives are defined in terms of acceptable burned area. A method is described by which secondary objectives may be calculated in terms of elapsed-time for the performance...

Person: Beall
Year: 1949
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Mangelsdorf, Smith
Year: 1949
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Mangelsdorf, Reeves
Year: 1931
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

Describes the ejection of liquid and gas under pressure following drilling of scarlet oak with an increment borer. Gases emitted from chestnut oak and white oak were inflammable. The emission of gases is related to unsound heartwood and decomposition...

Person: Abell, Hursh
Year: 1931
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Beeson, Gray, Adams
Year: 1931
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Morrison, Morrison, Morrison, Morrison, Morrison
Year: 1949
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Shirley
Year: 1931
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Year: 1949
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

[Excerpted from text] Forest fires are known to behave in a variety of ways, sometimes in quite unexpected ways. Prompt suppression requires that the fire boss, in estimating the probabilities of control within the allowable period, consider factors...

Person: Crosby
Year: 1949
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES