Latest developments in crown fire behavior prediction
Media Type: Presentation
Date: 2005

Cataloging Information

  • CBD - crown bulk density
  • CFFDRS - Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System
  • CFIS - Crown Fire Initiation and Spread System
  • crown fire initiation
  • crown fire occurrence
  • crown fire rate of spread
  • EFFM - Effective Fine Fuel Moisture
  • FARSITE - Fire Area Simulator
  • FBP - CFFDRS Fire Behavior Prediction System
  • fire behavior prediction
  • FMA - Fuel Management Analyst
  • ICFME - International Crown Fire Modeling Experiment
  • North America
  • Rothermel's wildland fire spread model
  • Van Wagner's crown fire model
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Record Last Modified: September 22, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 58650


Powerpoint presentation given at the Joint Session of 19th Annual Interior West Fire Council Conference & 6th American Meteorological Society Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology, Oct. 25-27, 2005, Canmore, AB.

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