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From the text (p.8-9) ... 'Fire can be friend or foe depending upon how we use it. Our first inclination is to think of all wildfires as bad and all prescribed fires as good, but this isn't necessarily so. The main difference between the two...

Person: Bacon
Year: 1971
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'In the southern United States, we have learned to use fire as an effective, inexpensive tool for applying specific management treatments to our forests. Hazard or rough reduction is the principal use of prescribed fire, but...

Person: Ward, Lamb
Year: 1971
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'Agricultural and silvicultural burning restrictions, part of the recently adopted Department of Pollution Control open burning rule, become effective October 1, 1971. The section of the rule relating to burning by agriculture and...

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Year: 1971
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Prescribed Burn 2-57 was the second of four prescribed burns studied in 1957. In this burn we were particularly interested in studying air flow on the lee side of a ridge oriented approximately at right angles to the prevailing wind. Experience has...

Person: Countryman, Schroeder
Year: 1959
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'This paper describes an investigation of the turbulent forced plumes generated by steady release of mass, momentum and buoyancy from a source situated in an extensive region of uniform or stably stratified fluid. The treatment,...

Person: Morton
Year: 1959
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text... 'The 'Soiling Potential' technique for evaluating fossil fuel combustion plumes in quantitative units is explained by examples and test results. The technique may serve as a valuable tool in emission inventory programs...

Person: Reigel, Gruber
Year: 1971
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text... 'The Simpson Timber Company (Simpson) conducted a slash burn of forest material on seventy-eight acres of its property situated about nine miles west of Olympia, Washington. The burn produced noticeable smoke and particulate...

Person: Morse
Year: 1971
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the Conclusion ... 'An ecological review on air pollution as a whole, and in particular the relationship of control burning to such possible pollution warrants the following conclusions: (1) In spite of the tremendous amounts of pollutant...

Person: Komarek
Year: 1971
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'One area where great strides can be made is in the climatology of fire weather and its application to fire planning. Recent advances have been made in application of climatology to agriculture, and many of the same principles...

Person: Reifsnyder
Year: 1971
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

'Control burning of brush is now a common practice in range improvement in California. Frequently, before burning, some or all of the brush is mashed down with mechanical equipment or killed by chemical sprays. To learn how destructive such fires...

Person: Howard, Fenner, Childs
Year: 1959
Type: Document
Source: TTRS