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The Minimum Acceptable Visibility (MAV) table was originally provided by the California Highway Patrol in response to an inquiry  relative to acceptable highway visibility reduction caused by smoke. The table was included in chapter two of the 1991...

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Year: 1991
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

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Person: Miner, Burns
Year: 1991
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The character of most forest ecosystems in the southern U.S. has been shaped by fire. Indians and early settlers burned the woods for many purposes. After a period of trying to exclude fire, foresters recognized its value as an ecological force and its...

Person: Duryea, Dougherty, Van Lear, Waldrop
Year: 1991
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

From the text: 'Although management objectives differ among the Teton Wilderness, DESCON areas, and Everglades National Park, there are unifying concepte, or principles: 1. Land Management objectives set the stage regarding subsequent fire...

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

From the Conclusion: 'The fire management program at Everglades National Park should continue to expand. With the recent development of a fire ecology research capability at the park, evaluation of the effects of the fire management program and...

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