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Title

An answer to a burning question: what will the Forest Service spend on Fire suppression this summer?
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): Karen L. Abt; Jeffrey P. Prestemon; Krista M. Gebert
Publication Year: 2009

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • fire management
  • fire suppression
  • fuel loading
  • fuel management
  • suppression
  • US Forest Service
  • wildfires
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Record Last Modified: June 11, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 48570
Tall Timbers Record Number: 24739
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.32:69/3
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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From the text ... 'Our models show that suppression costs can be statistically estimated largely from previous years' suppression costs, climate, drought conditions, and a time trend.'

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Citation:
Abt, K. L., J. P. Prestemon, and K. M. Gebert. 2009. An answer to a burning question: what will the Forest Service spend on Fire suppression this summer? Fire Management Today, v. 69, no. 3, p. 26-28.