The wildfire reader: a century of failed forest policy
Document Type: Book
Author(s): G. Wuerthner
Publication Year: 2006

Cataloging Information

  • chaparral
  • diameter classes
  • ecosystem dynamics
  • education
  • fire case histories
  • fire dependent species
  • fire intensity
  • fire management
  • fire regimes
  • fire suppression
  • Foehn winds
  • forest management
  • grazing
  • human caused fires
  • livestock
  • logging
  • mosaic
  • Native Americans
  • old growth forests
  • public information
  • salvage
  • shrublands
  • US Forest Service
  • wildfires
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Record Last Modified: July 24, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 47493
Tall Timbers Record Number: 23447
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: SD 421.3 .W54 2006
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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From the Introduction (p.xv) ... 'White this book is about fire policy and fire ecology, it is also a discussion of a much larger philosophical debate over the ultimate role and influence humans should have on natural landscapes.'

Wuerthner, G. 2006. The wildfire reader: a century of failed forest policy. Washington,DC, Island Press.