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Title

New Fires and Old Fires - Fuel Barriers or Not?
Media Type: Presentation
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  • Alaska Fire Science Consortium
Recording Date: April 2, 2014

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Keyword(s):
  • AFSC - Alaska Fire Science Consortium
  • burn severity
  • fire severity
  • repeated burn
  • seasonality
  • time since fire
  • topographic effects
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Record Last Modified: August 30, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 58542

Description

What factors may influence new fires burning into or being slowed by previous fire scars? How long can we consider fire scars a fuel barrier? More and more area in Alaska seems to be burning in close succession, or "repeat burns."

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