'We're in big trouble!'
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): Jeffrey J. Smith
Publication Year: 1986

Cataloging Information

  • coniferous forests
  • fire case histories
  • fuel accumulation
  • lightning caused fires
  • Montana
  • Pinus contorta
  • prescribed fires (chance ignition)
  • recreation
  • season of fire
  • sloping terrain
  • smoke effects
  • wilderness areas
  • wilderness fire management
  • wildfires
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 38532
Tall Timbers Record Number: 13138
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File DDW
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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From the text... 'An up-close-and-personal view of 'Charlotte,' a very hot number whose ashes hold partial proof that you can indeed 'prescribe' fire in wilderness.' Published by American Forests. Abstract reproduced by permission.

Online Link(s):
Smith, J. J. 1986. 'We're in big trouble!'. American Forests, v. 91, p. 26-28.