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The Cooperative Agreement Between Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) and Mississippi Forestry Commission (MFC) is an agreement addressing smoke from prescribed fires.

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Year: 2011
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

Obtaining accurate measures of exposure to forest fire smoke is important for the assessment of health risk. Estimating exposure from air quality monitors is challenging because of the sparseness of the monitoring networks in remote areas. However,...

Person: Wan, Braun, Dean, Henderson
Year: 2011
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Bushfire smoke has the potential to affect millions of people and is therefore a major public health problem. The air pollutant that increases most significantly as a result of bushfire smoke is particulate matter (PM). During bushfire smoke episodes,...

Person: Dennekamp, Abramson
Year: 2011
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Strategies for reducing carbon dioxide emissions include substitution of fossil fuel with bioenergy from forests, where carbon emitted is expected to be recaptured in the growth of new biomass to achieve zero net emissions, and forest thinning to...

Person: Hudiburg, Law, Wirth, Luyssaert
Year: 2011
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'This fact sheet introduces the primary models that can be used for most prescribed fires in the region. It describes the types of input, output, and fire situations for each model; what you will need to make them work for you;...

Person: Stratton, Matthews, Long
Year: 2011
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'VSmoke can assist with your prescribed burn plan by providing important projections of downwind smoke concentrations.'

Person: Long, Matthews, Stratton
Year: 2011
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'Fire managers must be aware of weather, fuel, and other situations that might lead to smoke dispersion problems.'

Person: Matthews, Carver
Year: 2011
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