Effects of fire on cultural resources
Document Type: Conference Paper
Author(s): John D. Lissoway; Judith Propper
Publication Year: 1990

Cataloging Information

  • aesthetics
  • archaeology
  • archeological sites
  • conservation
  • cultural resources
  • fire control
  • fire management
  • fire management planning
  • fire retardants
  • fire suppression
  • multiple resource management
  • national forests
  • national parks
  • natural areas management
  • pollen
  • sampling
  • wildfires
  • wood
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 16549
Tall Timbers Record Number: 8965
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.88:RM-191
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Over the past 10 years considerable information has been gathered on the effects of fire and fire suppression activities on cultural resources in the Southwest. A review of this information is presented and recommendations are offered on how damage to cultural resources can be minimized through integration of cultural resource considerations into fire management activities.

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Lissoway, John; Propper, Judith. 1990. Effects of fire on cultural resources. Pages 25-30. In: Krammes, J. S. (editor). Effects of fire management of southwestern natural resources. General Technical Report RM-GTR-191. Fort Collins, CO: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station.

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