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EPA acknowledgement letter sent from EPA Region 4 for Florida's Smoke Management Program.

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Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The Alabama Smoke Management Program (SMP) utilizes a basic framework of requirements and procedures for managing smoke from fires managed for resource benefits developed by the State of Alabama with the cooperation and participation of land owners and...

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Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The native tobacco, Nicotiana attenuata, synchronizes its germination with the immediate post-fire environment with a combination of germination stimulants found in wood smoke and inhibitors from the unburned litter of the dominant vegetation. The...

Person: Krock, Schmidt, Hertweck, Baldwin
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Leaf samples of tropical trees, i.e. Dryobalanops lanceolata (Kapur paji), Dipterocarpaceae and Macaranga spp. (Mahang), Euphorbiaceae were analyzed for 21 chemical elements. The pioneer Macaranga spp. exhibited higher concentrations for the majority...

Person: Breulmann, Markert, Weckert, Herpin, Yoneda, Ogino
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Significant associations between firefighting and cancer have been reported; however, studies finding toxic products of combustion at municipal fires have been limited by (1) technical difficulties encountered at the scene of working fires, (2) the...

Person: Austin, Wang, Ecobichon, Dussault
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The South-East Asian region experienced a haze episode in 1994 which was widely believed to be due to widespread forest fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan (Indonesia). Broadband measurements of the surface level solar ultraviolet-B, UV-A and Global...

Person: Ilyas, Pandy, Jaafar
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

We report measurements of molecular and carbon isotopic compositions of Malaysian atmospheric polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in smoke haze from the 1997 Indonesian forest fire. Comparison of the carbon isotopic compositions (d13C) of...

Person: Okuda, Kumata, Zakaria, Naraoka, Ishiwatari, Takada
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Atmospheric particulate matter, from three sites in the city of Campos dos Goytacazes, and smoke samples from the burning of sugarcane leaves and bagasse were analyzed for biomass burning emissions. Samples were acquired using a standard high-volume...

Person: dos Santos, Azevedo, Neto
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Surface CO and ozone data were obtained in 1998 at Happo (36.7°N, 137.8°E, altitude 1840 m) in Japan. Backward trajectory analysis was applied to get the origin of the air mass to the measuring site. The air mass is basically coming from the west over...

Person: Kato, Pochanart, Hirokawa, Kajii, Akimoto, Ozaki, Obi, Katsuno, Streets, Minko
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

In this study, the authors assessed air quality and health effects of the 1997 haze disaster in Indonesia. The authors measured carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide, ozone, particulate matter with diameters less than or...

Person: Kunii, Kanagawa, Yajima, Hisamatsu, Yamamura, Amagai, Ismail
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS