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Prescribed burning, an indispensable tool of forest management through-out much of the South, is accused of being an agent of air pollution. In some instances, a concerted effort is being made to restrict its use. Yet, no one has shown that air quality...

Person: Cooper
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the summary ... ' In summary, the results of these large scale fire tests, conducted under marginal burning conditions, were negative; but, paradoxically, I find this very heartening, for we can now be much more confident in our predictions...

Person: Chandler
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'About 5 million tons of tree bark were produced in 1966 as 'waste' from the Pacific Northwest wood products industry, more than two-thirds of which (table 1) came from Oregon and Washington. If all this bark were to be...

Person: Bollen
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'Several papers on concentrated fire vortices were presented at the 1967 Mass Fire Research Symposium in Washington, and the resulting discussion of dynamical effects on large fires due to organized vorticity ranged from the...

Person: Morton
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'The primary objective of prescribed burning on forest recreation areas in New Jersey is to reduce the probability of their destruction by wildfire. Investigation has shown that when uncontrolled fires enter treated areas they do...

Person: Cumming
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

This report summarizes avaiable information on agricultural field burning in the Willamette Valley. Such information should be useful to all concerned with this practice and with the contribution it makes to air pollution in the state. The areas...

Person: Alexander, Alexander
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Emissions from burning the residue following grass-seed harvest have been determined by both field and laboratory studies. Field studies have been conducted by Oregon State University engineers on actual grass plots. The laboratory studies were...

Person: Boubel
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

'During the past year, burning treatments on the Miller Creek Block were essentially completed. Preparations for moving to Newman Ridge, on the St. Regis District, this spring are well underway. Current plans call for 16 instrumented fires on...

Person: Brackebusch, Evans, Hardy
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Although burning was originally intended as a control measure for blind seed disease in perennial ryegrass, growers soon discovered the benefits of open field burning for other grass seed crops.

Person: Chilcote
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Current research on the effects of slash burning on air quality is concerned with the reduction or dispersal of gaseous emissions and particulates. Guidelines for accomplishing these goals are being developed. The use of other disposal methods is also...

Person: Murphy, Fritschen, Cramer
Year: 1969
Type: Document
Source: TTRS