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From the text...'Preservation of rare species and communities is a noble conservation goal, but it has two unfortunate drawbacks: it promotes a piecemeal approach to preservation, and it frequently results in species or communities being ignored...

Person: Myers, Ewel, Myers, Ewel
Year: 1990
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Wildland fire is a major disturbance agent that shapes the forest health productivity and ecological diversity of eastern Oregon and Washington. Fire behavior and the effects of fire on flora, fauna, soils, air, and water are in large part driven by...

Person: Ottmar, Sandberg
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Fire effects are modeled for a variety of reasons including: to evaluate risk, to develop treatment prescriptions, to compare management options, and to understand ecosystems. Fire effects modeling may be conducted at a range of temporal and spatial...

Person: Reinhardt, Keane, Brown
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will implement new regulations for the management of atmospheric particulate matter 2.5 Fm and less in diameter (PM2.5), tropospheric ozone, and regional haze in the next few years. These three...

Person: Riebau, Fox
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

To produce a new daily record of gross carbon emissions from biomass burning events and post-burning decomposition fluxes in the states of the Brazilian Legal Amazon (Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatistica (IBGE), 1991. Anuario Estatistico do...

Person: Potter, Genovese, Klooster, Bobo, Torregrosa
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The 1997 Indonesia forest fires was an environmental disaster of exceptional proportions. Such a disaster caused massive transboundary air pollution and indiscriminate destruction of biodiversity in the world. The immediate consequence of the fires was...

Person: Koe, Arellano, McGregor
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The role of climate and natural disturbance in the past provides a context for understanding present and future changes in biota. The vegetation history of the Yellowstone region, like that of North America as a whole, is largely one of plant invasions...

Person: Whitlock, Millspaugh
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The Mortar Creek Fire burned 26 000 ha of mixed-conifer Rocky Mountain forest in July-August 1979. Changes in burn stream conditions were examined relative to reference streams for various ecological factors on two to six occasions, from October 1979...

Person: Minshall, Brock, Andrews, Robinson
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text... 'What may be even more surprising is that Georgia has bragging rights when it comes to old-growth longleaf pine forest. Of the old growth remaining in the forest*s historic nine-state range, almost 30 percent is in Georgia....

Person: Holliday
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'The Smoke Management Team at the USDA Forest Service's Southern Research Station in Athens, GA, developed a smoke movement and dispersion model that departs from proven techniques, such as Gaussian plume models like VSMOKE...

Person: Achtemeier
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS