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Title

FBP System Fuel Type C-2 (Boreal Spruce) Fire Intensity Classes vs. Fire Weather Index (FWI) and Buildup Index (BUI)
Document Type: Other
Author(s): Martin E. Alexander
Publication Year: 1995
Postscript 2012

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • BUI - CFFDRS Buildup Index
  • FBP - CFFDRS Fire Behavior Prediction System
  • FWI - CFFDRS Fire Weather Index System
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Record Last Modified: October 1, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 16739

Description

This file memo documents the authors' initial thoughts on a broad scale fire danger classification scheme for Alaska back in 1995 and subsequently followed up by some additional comments in 2012.

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Link to this document (338 KB; pdf)
Citation:
Alexander, Martin E. 1995 (Postscript 2012). FBP System Fuel Type C-2 (Boreal Spruce) Fire Intensity Classes vs. Fire Weather Index (FWI) and Buildup Index (BUI). Prepared for Frank Cole and Ray Kraemer of the Alaska Division of Forestry, March 31, 1995, with a postscript from September 3, 2012. Canadian Forest Service, Northern Forestry Centre, Edmonton, Alberta. 3 p.