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Deforestation as a result of burning and land conversion in the tropics and subtropics has been widely studied and active restoration of forests has been widely promoted. Besides other benefits, reforestation can sequester carbon thereby reducing CO2...

Person: Zaloumis, Bond
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

We apply satellite fire detection products and air quality modeling to study the contribution of fire emissions to ambient aerosol concentrations over the southeastern U.S. We find that satellite MODIS fire counts show more extensive summer burnings...

Person: Zeng, Liu, Wang
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

During July 2002, forest fires in Quebec, Canada, blanketed the US East Coast with a plume of wood smoke. This 'natural experiment' exposed large populations in northeastern US cities to significantly elevated concentrations of fine...

Person: Zu, Tao, Long, Goodman, Valberg
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

This study monthly combustion tests were conducted on pine green leaves during June 2008 similar to May 2012 (4 years) for combustion pattern analysis of forest fires according to climate change in Korea. As result of research, fuel humidity of 75...

Person: Park, Lee, Lee, Baek, Ohga
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Exposure to forest fire smoke (FFS) is associated with multiple adverse health effects, mostly respiratory. Findings for cardiovascular effects have been inconsistent, possibly related to the limitations of conventional methods to assess FFS exposure....

Person: Yao, Eyamie, Henderson
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The composition and distribution of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) were studied in organomineral and organic soils of the Meshchera National Park. It was found that the background oligotrophic peat soils unaffected by fires in central parts of...

Person: Tsibart, Gennadiev, Koshovskii, Gamova
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

In July 2012, two simultaneous wildfires burnt a big area in Valencia (Spain), where a birth cohort study (INMA) is being developed. The heavy smoke covered the whole INMA study area for several days. We aimed at evaluating the 2012 Valencia wildfire...

Person: Vicedo-Cabrera, Esplugues, Iniguez, Estarlich, Ballester
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Forest fire, an important agent for change in many forest ecosystems, plays an important role in atmospheric chemical cycles and the carbon cycle. The primary emissions from forest fire, CO2, CO, CH4, long-chained hydrocarbons and volatile organic...

Person: Wang, Guo, Hu, Jin, Su
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Over recent decades, efforts have been made to reduce human exposure to atmospheric pollutants including polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) through emission control and abatement. Along with the potential...

Person: Wang, Thai, Li, Li, Wainwright, Hawker, Mueller
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'results on the relationship between recurrent peatland fires and estimated carbon emissions.' © 2016 John Wiley & Sons Ltd.

Person: Wijedasa
Year: 2016
Type: Document
Source: TTRS