Title: Interpreting fire behavior - powerpoint
Document Type: Unpublished Work
Author(s): US Forest Service
Publication Year: 2006

Cataloging Information

canopy; crown; fire regime condition class; NIFTT - National Interagency Fuels Technology Transfer; surface fire; torching
Record Maintained By: FRAMES Staff;
Record Last Modified: 08/06/2013 - 04:21
FRAMES Record Number: 7095

This powerpoint presentation addresses the following objectives: 1) Review of applications of surface & canopy fuel characteristics. 2) Relate fuel characteristics to fire behavior interpretations. 3) Understand and apply characteristics of surface, crown, and torching fire behavior. 4) Assess differences in fire behavior fuel model 13 system for treatment design. 5) Conduct logical checks on fire behavior and FRCC input data to assure consistency.

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USDA Forest Service. 2006. Interpreting fire behavior. 70 slides in a powerpoint presentation.