Document


Title

Smoke management guidelines for prescribed burning in the southeast
Document Type: Book
Author(s): H. E. Mobley
Publication Year: 1990

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • combustion
  • fire equipment
  • fire management
  • fuel arrangement
  • fuel moisture
  • fuel types
  • Georgia
  • pine forests
  • roads
  • smoke behavior
  • smoke effects
  • smoke management
  • topography
  • weather observations
  • wildfires
  • wind
Region(s):
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 34976
Tall Timbers Record Number: 9265
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File DDW
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Description

These smoke management guidelines are directed to the experienced prescribed burner who is knowledgeable about fire behavior. The objectives are to manage the production and dispersion of smoke when prescribe burning to prevent any adverse impact on communities, roads, or other smoke-sensitive areas. These guidelines are designed to be used at training sessions or by those who are trained in fire behavior and prescribed burning.

Citation:
Mobley, H. E. 1990. Smoke management guidelines for prescribed burning in the southeast. [Macon, GA], [The author].