Document


Title

Alternatives to conflagration through the use of prescribed burning and other means
Document Type: Conference Paper
Author(s): D. C. Campbell
Publication Year: 1972

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • catastrophic fires
  • education
  • fire hazard reduction
  • fire management
  • forest management
  • forest products
  • fuel management
  • grazing
  • hardwood forests
  • histories
  • light
  • logging
  • Oklahoma
  • pine forests
  • Pinus palustris
  • public information
  • regeneration
  • site treatments
  • slash
  • wildfires
Region(s):
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: July 31, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 40016
Tall Timbers Record Number: 14748
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.2:F 51/55 and [Fire File DDW]
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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Description

An examination of the beneficial use of fire in the southern forest, including history, current use, technique, economic considerations, legal restrictions, and outlook for continued use of prescribed burning in light of mounting pressures to eliminate sources of smoke and other atmospheric emissions.

Citation:
Campbell, D. C. 1972. Alternatives to conflagration through the use of prescribed burning and other means, Fire in the environment: symposium proceedings, May 1-5, 1972, Denver, CO. USDA Forest Service,Washington, DC. p. 97-101,