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 The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.

 

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Old growth in the frequent-fire conifer forests of the western United States, such as those containing ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa), Jeffrey pine (P. jeffreyi), giant sequoia (Sequioa giganteum) and other species, has undergone major changes since...

Person: Abella, Covington, Fulé, Lentile, Sánchez Meador , Morgan
Year: 2007
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'In recent years it has become clear that past fire suppression policies have not worked as effectively as was once thought. In fact, they have had major unintended consequences, particularly on federally owned lands. For decades...

Person: Hill, Fowler, Bollea, Koralab, Lacey, Shulman, Murphy
Year: 2007
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Mutch
Year: 1990
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

We present a decision support application that evaluates danger of severe wildland fire and prioritizes subwatersheds for vegetation and fuels treatment. We demonstrate the use of the system with an example from the Rocky Mountain region in the State...

Person: Hessburg, Reynolds, Keane, James, Salter
Year: 2007
Resource Group: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS