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Title

Probabilities of sustained flaming ignition: lodgepole pine, interior Douglas-fir and white spruce-subalpine fir forests
Document Type: Book
Author(s): Bruce D. Lawson; George N. Dalrymple
Publication Year: 1996

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • Abies lasiocarpa
  • Canada
  • Canadian Fire Weather Index System
  • Douglas-fir
  • FBP - CFFDRS Fire Behavior Prediction System
  • FFMC - CFFDRS Fine Fuel Moisture Code
  • interior Douglas-fir cover type
  • lodgepole pine
  • Picea glauca
  • Pinus contorta
  • probability of ignition
  • Pseudotsuga menziesii
  • subalpine fir
  • white spruce
Region(s):
  • International
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Record Last Modified: August 31, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 13365

Description

Tables of sustained ignition probabilities are presented for four benchmark fuel types: dry- and moist-site lodgepole pine, interior Douglas-fir and white spruce-subalpine fir forests.

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Citation:
Lawson, Bruce D.; Dalrymple, George N. 1996. Probabilities of sustained flaming ignition: lodgepole pine, interior Douglas-fir and white spruce-subalpine fir forests. Supplement to Field guide to Canadian forest fire behavior prediction (FBP) system. Victoria, BC: Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre. 18 p.