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Type: Video
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Wildland Fire Education & Training Collaborative
Publication Date: December 2, 2015

What is live fuel moisture, what are the factors that influence it, why it is important for fire management. In this video you will learn: 1) What is live fuel moisture and how is it measured? 2) How do seasonal changes and plant types affect live fuel moisture? 3) How do other factors influence live fuel moisture content 4) Why is live fuel moisture important information for fire managers? This video is part of the World of Wildland Fire video series.

Recording Length: 0:09:18
Online Link(s):
Link to this recording (streaming; YouTube)

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Partner Sites:
  • fire management
  • live fuel moisture
  • moisture content
  • vegetation dynamics
  • wind
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FRAMES Record Number: 23256