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A high performance liquid chromatographic (HPLC) method for determining the concentration of trace amounts of benzo(a)pyrene (B(a)P) in particulate matter from combustion of forest fuels was validated. Particulate matter was prepared for analysis by a...

Person: White
Year: 1985
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Over the past decade, concern over potential global warming has focused attention on the emission of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, and there is an active debate concerning the desirability of reducing emissions. At the heart of this debate is...

Person: Holtz-Eakin, Selden
Year: 1992
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Prescribed fire helps to maintain wilderness in its natural state, but it may result in air quality impacts that are unacceptable. This paper examines existing and proposed air quality regulations and how they may affect the use of prescribed fire in...

Person: Haddow
Year: 1985
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The larvae of jewel beetles of the genus Melanophila (Buprestidae) can develop only in the wood of trees freshly killed by fire. To arrange this, the beetles need to approach forest fires from as far as 50 kilometers away. They are the only buprestid...

Person: Schutz, Weissbecker, Hummel, Apel, Schmitz, Bleckman
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES