Fire in the national parks symposium
Document Type: Conference Paper
Author(s): W. H. Hendrickson
Publication Year: 1973

Cataloging Information

  • crown fires
  • education
  • everglades
  • fire suppression
  • Florida
  • Idaho
  • Montana
  • national parks
  • natural areas management
  • Pinus contorta
  • public information
  • succession
  • surface fires
  • Wyoming
  • Yellowstone National Park
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Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 42285
Tall Timbers Record Number: 17334
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: Tall Timbers shelf
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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From the text ... 'We do not today countenance or use fire everywhere in the national park system....The National Park Service has the obligation to continue to seek to inform the American people on the significance of fire.' © 1972, Tall Timbers Research, Inc. Abstract reproduced by permission.

Hendrickson, W. H. 1973. Fire in the national parks symposium, Proceedings [12th] Annual Tall Timbers Fire Ecology Conference. Lubbock, TX. Tall Timbers Research, Inc.,Tallahassee, FL. p. 339-343,