Catalog

Year

Displaying 1 - 10 of 97

The information presented in this paper is directed to those concerned with the disposal of agricultural wastes. The purpose of this paper is to provide a concise, up to date report on the approaches followed by the various states in dealing with the...

Person: Walton
Year: 1974
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Prescribed fire has been used in managing our southern forest lands for over 50 years. However, burning forest fuels comes under the open burning regulations of the various states. These regulations and how they affect forest management are highlighted...

Person: Mobley
Year: 1974
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Prescribed fire is the intentional use of fire to achieve certain land management goals. Over 2 million acres of forest land in the southern United States are treated with this tool each year. The benefits from these burns can be offset by a...

Person: Ward, Elliott, McMahon, Wade
Year: 1974
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'The Southern Forest Fire Laboratory of the USDA Forest Service's Southeastern Forest Experiment Station at Macon, Georgia, is engaged in research and development work to manage smoke from prescribed fire. A part of this work...

Person: Williams
Year: 1974
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

About 872,000 acres of forest and agricultural land were burned in Georgia during 1972, releasing an estimated 17,000 tons of particulate matter into the atmosphere. Most of this burning was done in the southwestern half of the State during January,...

Person: Hough, Turner
Year: 1974
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the summary ... 'The basic routes leading to product formation in fires are identified and involve the thermal and thermal oxidative decomposition of the polymeric material. These products are released into the relatively mobile atmosphere of...

Person: Woolley, Fardell
Year: 1977
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text: 'My prediction is that it will be necessary, for smoke management purposes, to go to complete regulation by State Forestry Agencies of all prescribed burning in order to save this critical forestry practice in the near future. I can...

Person: Winkworth
Year: 1977
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text: 'And, finally, I foresee a balanced fire management program. We do not want to lose our perspective. Aggressive fire control has not lost its importance. Fire readiness is a must. We will continue to have numerous fires in the...

Person: Resler
Year: 1977
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text: 'To summarize we must put more emphasis on prescribed burning; must insure accountability; step up training in techniques and smoke management; make sure there's fire management direction in land use plans and look for new...

Person: Gould
Year: 1977
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

'The control aspects of fire management from the hand raked fireline to the maintained firebreak can produce form, line, color & texture contrasts. Just as these contrasts can produce undesirable results, they can be used productively. It...

Person: Orr
Year: 1977
Type: Document
Source: TTRS