Document


Title

The use of historical fire weather data for prescribed burn planning
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): D. L. Martell
Publication Year: 1978

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • Canada
  • computer programs
  • fire hazard reduction
  • fire management
  • forest management
  • fuel moisture
  • ignition
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 38411
Tall Timbers Record Number: 13013
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

An interactive computer program that can be used to analyse historical fire weather data and determine how frequently specific prescribed burn fire weather prescriptions have occured in the past is described. The Canadian Institute of Forestry/Institut forestier du Canada. Abstract reproduced by permission.

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Citation:
Martell, D. L. 1978. The use of historical fire weather data for prescribed burn planning. Forestry Chronicle, v. 54, no. 2, p. 96-98.