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Canadian Forest Fire Weather Index System: training now available on CD-ROM
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): P. St. John; Martin E. Alexander
Publication Year: 2004

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Keyword(s):
  • Canada
  • CFFDRS - Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System
  • fire weather
  • fuel moisture
  • fuel moisture codes
  • FWI - CFFDRS Fire Weather Index System
  • training
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Record Last Modified: March 27, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 5433

Description

'Understanding the Fire Weather Index (FWI) System' is the latest CDROM-based wildland fire training course produced by Alberta's Hinton Training Centre in concert with Christie Communications to utilize interactive multimedia technology (Alexander and others 2002). The course, completed in August 2002, also involved the Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Centre's National Training Working Group and was produced in association with the Canadian Forest Service.

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Citation:
St. John, P.; Alexander, Martin E. 2004. Canadian Forest Fire Weather Index System: training now available on CD-ROM. Fire Management Today 64(2):54-55.