Mounting the attack on wildfire: The video
Document Type: Conference Paper
Author(s): Avery C. Ascher; Martin E. Alexander
Editor(s): Martin E. Alexander; Gordon F. Bisgrove
Publication Year: 1990

Cataloging Information

  • Alberta
  • Big Fish Lake Experimental Burning Project
  • Canada
  • CFFDRS - Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System
  • experimental fire
  • fire behavior characteristics
  • fire research
  • fuel complexes
  • fuel types
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Record Last Modified: February 24, 2021
FRAMES Record Number: 62829


This videotape production (1987, 18 min) offers an overview of the co-operative experimental burning project being conducted at Big Fish Lake in northcentral Alberta since 1984 by Forestry Canada and the Alberta Forest Service (AFS).

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Link to this document (441 KB; pdf)
Ascher, A.C.; Alexander, M.E. 1990. Mounting the attack on wildfire: The video. Page 92 in: Alexander, M.E.; Bisgrove, G.F. (Technical Coordinators), The Art and Science of Fire Management. Proceedings of the First Interior West Fire Council Annual Meeting and Workshop (October 24-27, 1988, Kananaskis Village, Alberta). Forestry Canada, Northwest Region, Northern Forestry Centre, Edmonton, Alberta. Information Report NOR-X-309.