Optimum burning interval study: final report, Part I
Document Type: Book
Author(s): S. S. Sackett
Publication Year: 1972

Cataloging Information

  • Aristida stricta
  • backfires
  • burning intervals
  • crown scorch
  • decomposition
  • ecosystem dynamics
  • fire frequency
  • fire hazard reduction
  • fire injuries (plants)
  • fire management
  • flammability
  • Florida
  • forest management
  • fuel accumulation
  • fuel types
  • grasses
  • grasslands
  • headfires
  • herbaceous vegetation
  • Ilex glabra
  • land management
  • litter
  • livestock
  • needles
  • north Florida
  • Osceola National Forest
  • overstory
  • pine forests
  • post fire recovery
  • Quercus minima
  • sampling
  • Serenoa repens
  • Vaccinium
  • vegetation surveys
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Record Last Modified: August 8, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 38973
Tall Timbers Record Number: 13597
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Fire File
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From the text ... 'Prescribed burning is no newcomer to the Southeast. For years it has performed land-management services for the farmer, forester, and hunter alike. Its uses are many and varied, but one stands out as having the greastest use--hazard reduction burning.'

Sackett, S. S. 1972. Optimum burning interval study: final report, Part I. FS-SE-2101-(1)-1. Macon, GA, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station.