Wildland fire PM emission factor workshop summary
Document Type: Report
Author(s): Kevin M. Robertson
Publication Year: 2012

Cataloging Information

  • air quality
  • emission estimates
  • emission factors
  • FERA - Fire and Environmental Research Applications Team
  • particulate matter (PM) emissions
  • workshop summary
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Record Last Modified: March 23, 2021
FRAMES Record Number: 12482


The purpose of the workshop was for research scientists, air quality specialists, policy administrators, and others to present and discuss recent advances in research relating to estimation of emission factors for particulate matter (PM) and its constituents (organic carbon, black carbon, etc.) emitted from wildland fires, including wildfires and prescribed burning. The workshop consisted of presentations by attendees and discussions aimed at sharing technical information, evaluating measurement approaches, and suggesting applications to air quality monitoring and policy development.

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Robertson, Kevin. 2012. Wildland fire PM emission factor workshop summary. Tallahassee, FL: Tall Timbers Research Station. 29 p.