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Title

Wildland Fire Research: Future Search Conference Notes, held Oct. 6, 1997-Oct. 8, 1997, Park City, UT
Document Type: Book
Publication Year: 1998

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • air quality
  • ecosystem dynamics
  • fire danger rating
  • fuel types
  • GIS
  • land management
  • national forests
  • national parks
  • prescribed fires (chance ignition)
  • US Forest Service
  • watershed management
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: August 6, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 36662
Tall Timbers Record Number: 11061
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.151/5:RMRS-P-1
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

Conference Goals: This Future Search Conference was a task-focused planning effort that relied on the knowledge, expertise, and experience of individuals interested in improving wildland fire research. The goals of this conference were to: 1) discover common ground in the wildland fire research community 2) develop a future vision of wildland fire research; and 3) devise a set of action plans to achieve that vision. To accomplish these goals, all conference attendees participated in a series of activities to increase their common pool of information about wildland fire research. Some exercises focused on the past, others looked at the present, still others projected the future.

Citation:
Wildland fire research: future search conference notes held Oct. 6, 1997-Oct. 8, 1997, Park City, UT. 1998. Ft. Collins, CO, Rocky Mountain Research Station.