Document


Title

Fuel classification--a review of the literature and discussion of principles
Document Type: Book
Author(s): S. J. Muraro
Publication Year: 1965

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • bibliographies
  • British Columbia
  • Canada
  • fire frequency
  • fire management
  • forest management
  • fuel management
  • fuel types
  • grasses
  • herbaceous vegetation
  • mosaic
  • national forests
  • rate of spread
  • regeneration
  • surface fuels
  • Victoria
  • woody fuels
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 39200
Tall Timbers Record Number: 13836
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

From the text:'Fuel type maps were once considered to be an integral tools of Forest Protection Organization. In western national forests of the United States where access was limited, fuel conditions diverse, and peak fire loads frequent, the necessity for decision-making tool was strongly justified.'

Citation:
Muraro, S. J. 1965. Fuel classification--a review of the literature and discussion of principles. Victoria, B.C., Canada, Department of Forestry, Forest Research Branch, British Columbia District.