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From the text...'As you all are aware, many of the legal controls placed on open burning come from state government air pollution control agencies. Therefore, I am sure you would wish to have a better understanding about the kinds of...

Person: Collom
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

This paper is directed to those interested in emissions from forest fires as they may impact on air quality. There are several different types of forest fires, each with distinct sets of emission characteristics. Emission factors for combustion...

Person: McMahon, Ryan
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Weather conditions are among the most important elements to be considered in the planning and execution of a prescribed burn. Temperature and relative humidity have a direct effect on the moisture content of fuels. Together with wind they determine...

Person: Hess
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

In-flight measurements of the following parameters have been carried out in the smoke from prescribed fires: carbon dioxide, sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide, ozone, particulate matter, integrated light scattering coefficient and ultraviolet radiation...

Person: Evans, King, MacArthur, Packham, Stephens
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Several bog fires in the Florida Everglades in the spring of 1974 created a great deal of acrid smoke which was advected northward and reduced visibilities at many locations, including Patrick AFB. A subsidence inversion and low-level southwesterly...

Person: Snyder, Ashman, Brandli
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

This report reviews the current state of analytical methodology for sulfate in airborne particles. Methods for determination of total aerosol sulfate and total soluble sulfate are assessed. A more detailed review of the relatively new techniques for...

Person: Tanner, Newman
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'Historically, here in the Pacific Northwest, most of our prescribed fire experience has been with broadcast burning of logging slash (Dell and Green, 1968; Brown and Davis, 1973). This has been the most common method of fuel...

Person: Dell
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... ' ... we regard the Smoke Management Plan as a successful program to minimize the adverse effects of slash burning upon the populated areas of Washington. The first goal of a regulatory agency is to minimize the adverse effects....

Person: Droege
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the Summary ... 'Prescribed surface fire in southern pine forests controls brown spot (Scirrhia acicola) of longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) and fusiform rust (Cronartium fusiforme) of southern pines. Rhizina root rot and many wood rots are...

Person: Hardison
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'In the process of carrying out proper forest management activities, certain changes and temporary disruptions to the environment are unavoidable. Our aim is to minimize the negative aspects to the environment as associated with...

Person: Hedin
Year: 1976
Type: Document
Source: TTRS