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.