Document


Title

Almost the same age: prescribed fire program and Forest Service
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): T. Sexton
Publication Year: 2006

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • ecosystem dynamics
  • fire adaptations (plants)
  • fire frequency
  • fire hazard reduction
  • fire management
  • fire size
  • forest management
  • fuel accumulation
  • National Fire Plan
  • US Forest Service
  • wildfires
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Record Last Modified: June 3, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 45548
Tall Timbers Record Number: 21085
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.32:66/4
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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Description

From the text ... 'All Forest Service regions now have strategies designed to reduce wildfire hazard primarily through the application of prescribed fire.... Many forests have developed strategies that utilize a sequence of treatments to reduce risk and to better position their future program goals.'

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Citation:
Sexton, T. 2006. Almost the same age: prescribed fire program and Forest Service. Fire Management Today, v. 66, no. 4, p. 38-39.