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Type: Video
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Wildland Fire Education & Training Collaborative
Publication Date: September 7, 2016

What is dead fuel moisture, how does it changes over time, why it is important for fire management. In this video you will learn: 1) What is dead fuel moisture? 2) Why is this important information for fire managers? 3) What is moisture of extinction? 4) What is equilibrium moisture content? 5) What is the timelag concept? and 6) How do other factors influence dead fuel moisture and content? This video is part of the World of Wildland Fire video series.

Recording Length: 0:11:32
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  • dead fuel moisture
  • fire management
  • timelag
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