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Title

Proceedings - Symposium and Workshop on Wilderness Fire; November 15-18, 1983; Missoula, Montana
Document Type: Conference Proceedings
Editor(s): James E. Lotan; Bruce M. Kilgore; William C. Fischer; Robert W. Mutch
Publication Year: 1985

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • air quality
  • fire management
  • high intensity fires
  • human ignition
  • ignitions
  • lightning ignition
  • Native American burning
  • natural fire
  • policy
  • revegetation
  • wilderness fire
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Record Last Modified: September 21, 2020
FRAMES Record Number: 2520

Description

Provides information on fire management policy, programs, and issues in parks, wildernesses, and other natural areas. In more than 100 papers, poster papers, and workshop summaries, both researchers and managers explore basic wilderness management philosophies, explain current wilderness, natural area, and fire management objectives, describe current natural fire programs, identify and discuss current fire management issues, present fire management planning considerations, describe operational techniques for park and wilderness fire management, and present results of current research related to fire history, fire effects, and fire use and fire ecology.

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Citation:
Lotan, James E.; Kilgore, Bruce M.; Fischer, William C.; Mutch, Robert W. 1985. Proceedings - Symposium and Workshop on Wilderness Fire; November 15-18, 1983; Missoula, Montana. General Technical Report. INT-GTR-182. Ogden, UT: USDA Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 434 p.

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