Line production estimating guides for fire behavior fuel models
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): R. Gordon Schmidt; George C. Rinehart
Publication Year: 1982

Cataloging Information

  • fire behavior fuel models
  • firefighter line construction rates
  • NFDRS - National Fire Danger Rating System
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Record Last Modified: May 30, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 23748


[From first paragraph] Line production estimating guides are needed for initial action planning and estimating control forces required on project fires. Current methods of predicting fire behavior in these situations use fire behavior models. This article provides line production estimation guides for fuel conditions represented by fire behavior fuel models.

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Schmidt, R. Gordon; Rinehart, George C. 1982. Line production estimating guides for fire behavior fuel models. Fire Management Notes 43(3):6-9.