Document


Title

Rothermel's fire spread model programmed for the Hewlett-Packard 9820
Document Type: Book
Author(s): W. H. Frandsen
Publication Year: 1973

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • ash
  • computer programs
  • dead fuels
  • fine fuels
  • fire danger rating
  • forest management
  • fuel loading
  • fuel management
  • fuel moisture
  • fuel types
  • heat
  • live fuels
  • minerals
  • rate of spread
  • sloping terrain
  • weather observations
  • wind
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: August 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 26776
Tall Timbers Record Number: 519
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.88:INT-9
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

This bibliographic record was either created or modified by the Tall Timbers Research Station and Land Conservancy and is provided without charge to promote research and education in Fire Ecology. The E.V. Komarek Fire Ecology Database is the intellectual property of the Tall Timbers Research Station and Land Conservancy.

Description

A computer program assembled for the Hewlett-Packard 9800/Model 20 is presented for calculating the rate of fire spread according to Rothermel's fire spread model.

Citation:
Frandsen, W. H. 1973. Rothermel's fire spread model programmed for the Hewlett-Packard 9820. General Technical Report INT-9. Ogden, UT, USDA Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station.