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 The database provides a listing of fire research publications relevant to Alaska and a venue for sharing unpublished agency reports and works in progress that are not normally found in the published literature.

 

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'The heightened recognition within the research community of the ecological linkages between Local sites and larger spatial scales has spawned increasing calls for more holistic management of landscapes (Noss 1983, Harris 1984, Risser 1985, Norse...

Person: Sample, Allen
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

A critical parameter for the initiation and propagation of a crown fire in the boreal forest is the height to the base of the live crown. The initiation of crown fire requires that the surface fire intensity must be sufficient to 'jump' the...

Person: McAlpine, Hobbs
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

A century of overly diligent fire suppression has left western forests in an explosive condition exacerbated by drought. The number and intensity of the fires this year has strained the resources of firefighters, making an already dangerous job more...

Person:
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

'The complexities of ecosystem management virtually require the use of GIS technology. The need to view and analyze ecosystems at a landscape level demands the spatial capabilities that only GIS can provide. The same capabilities will assist in...

Person: Sample, Cornett
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

PLUMP is a general -purpose, one-dimensional plume rise model for wildfire and prescribed fire planning. It calculates the characteristics of fire plu8mes, including vertical velocity, water content, excess temperature, rain, and ice. The model can...

Person: Latham
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Rhoades
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Gleason
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Thoele
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Campbell, Campbell
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Pyne
Year: 1994
Resource Group: Document
Source: TTRS