Document


Title

An agency strategy for fire management (executive summary) [including: Chronic problems call for a change]
Document Type: Journal Article
Publication Year: 2001

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • catastrophic fires
  • ecosystem dynamics
  • education
  • fire hazard reduction
  • fire intensity
  • fire management
  • firefighting personnel
  • fuel management
  • national forests
  • national parks
  • public information
  • state forests
  • US Forest Service
  • Washington
  • wilderness fire management
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 40956
Tall Timbers Record Number: 15771
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.32:61/4
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Description

From the text ... 'Without a significant organization change, our ability to manage large fires will be compromised. ... We need a strong local initial- and extended-attack fire program and an aggressive ecosystem restoration program.'

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Citation:
An agency strategy for fire management (executive summary) [including: Chronic problems call for a change]. 2001. Fire Management Today, v. 61, no. 4, p. 14-15. http://www.fs.fed.us/fire/planning/USDA_Report.pdf.