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CO2 efflux from tropical peat swamp substrates was measured under three different land uses (selectively logged forest, recently burned and cleared forest, and agriculture) in Jambi Province, eastern Sumatra over a six-month period that incorporated...

Person: Ali, Taylor, Inubushi
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Savannas are a major terrestrial biome, comprising of grasses with the C4 photosynthetic pathway and trees with the C3 type. This mixed grass-tree biome rapidly appeared on the ecological stage 8 million years ago with the near-synchronous expansion of...

Person: Beerling, Osborne
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

In this study, smoke data were collected from two plots located on the Francis Marion National Forest in South Carolina during prescribed burns on 12 February 2003. One of the plots had been subjected to mechanical chipping, the other was not. This...

Person: Naeher, Achtemeier, Glitzenstein, Streng, MacIntosh
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Fire is one of the key disturbances affecting aspen (Populus tremuloides Michx.) forest ecosystems within western Canadian wildlands, including Elk Island National Park. Prescribed fire use is a tool available to modify aspen forests, yet clearly...

Person: Andrews, Butler, Otway, Bork, Anderson, Alexander
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

A year-long sampling and analysis of 24 h airborne particles equal to or less than 10 mm (

Person: Villalobos-Pietrini, Amador-Munoz, Waliszewski, Hernandez-Mena, Munive-Colin, Gomez-Arroyo, Bravo-Cabrera, Frias-Villegas
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Double-cropping wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) and soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] is popular throughout the mid-southern United States. To ensure an adequate stand, it is imperative that soybean be planted as soon as possible after wheat harvest due to...

Person: Cordell, Brye, Longer, Gbur
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Approximately 25% of the soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] grown in the mid-South is produced in a wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)-soybean double-crop system. Pre-soybean field preparations often consist of removing wheat residue by burning followed by...

Person: Brye, Cordell, Longer, Gbur
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The past decade has seen an increasing interest in forest management based on historical or natural disturbance dynamics. The rationale is that management that favours landscape compositions and stand structures similar to those found historically...

Person: Bergeron, Cyr, Drever, Flannigan, Gauthier, Kneeshaw, Lauzon, Leduc, Le Goff, Lesieur, Logan
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text (p.2) ... 'Prescribed burning is an essential management tool in southern pine forests, particularly where bobwhite are the focal species....'(p.3) '...Hoever, over the last half of this century, the use of prescribed fire...

Person: Burger, Burger
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'This issue of Fire Management Today highlights the expanding science of smoke issues and air quality. From the discussion of Web-based tools that predict how much smoke might come from that fire and where it might go, to the...

Person: Lahm
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS