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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... 'The three physiographic regions of the Southeast, all have their own unique requirements for the use of prescribed fire.... Smoke from the fire, a seemingly harmless element, has become as important and as potentially dangerous...

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

The South is the birthplace of statutes and ordinances that both advocate and protect the cultural heritage of woods burning, which has been practiced in this region uninterrupted for more than 10,000 years. We present a brief overview of fire use in...

Person: Dickinson, Wade, Miller, Stowe, Brenner
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Savannas are the most common vegetation type in the tropics and subtropics, ranging in physiognomy from grasslands with scattered woody plants to woodlands with heterogeneous grass cover. Productivity and organic matter turnover in savannas are...

Person: da Cunha Bustamante, Medina, Asner, Nardoto, Garcia-Montiel
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text (p.10) ... 'Two significant changes have been made in the summer burning regulations issued by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) that may affect many landowners across the state.Four counties have been added...

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

From the text ... 'The use of prescribed fire as a land management tool has deep and ancient roots in south Carolina's heritage, but conducting prescribed burns is becoming increasingly challenging because of a variety of factors, according...

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Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Mutch
Year: 1990
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Cuban Parrots (Amazona leucocephala) on the island of Great Abaco in the Bahamas forage and nest in native pine forests. The population is unique in that the birds nest in limestone solution holes on the forest floor. Bahamian pine forests are fire-...

Person: O'Brien, Stahala, Mori, Callaham, Bergh
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

Fire behavior was measured and modeled from eight 1 ha experimental plots located in the Francis Marion National Forest, South Carolina, during prescribed burns on February 12 and February 20, 2003. Four of the plots had been subjected to mechanical...

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