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The increasing incidence, extent and severity of uncontrolled burning globally, together with its many adverse consequences, has brought fire into the international environmental policy arena, with growing calls for international action leading to...

Person: Goldammer
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Montague Plain Wildlife Management Area (MPWMA) is a 1,512 acre property in western Massachusetts owned and managed by the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife. The primary purposes of the site are to protect and preserve an outstanding...

Person: Clark, Patterson
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

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Person: Schuster, Krebs
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Galley, Klinger, Sugihara, Hesseln, Rideout
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Concern associated to smoke from forest fires has been increasing during the last past years. The severe air pollution episodes caused by fires in Amazonia, Indonesia and Philippines in 1997/98 and, more recently, in Australia, drawn worldwide...

Person: Miranda, Ferreira, Valente, Santos, Amorim, Borrego
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Five regional Fire Consortia for Advanced Modeling of Meteorology and Smoke (FCAMMS) have been established under the framework of the U.S. National Fire Plan (NFP) to conduct research on fire weather, fire danger, fire behavior, and smoke transport/...

Person: Heilman, Potter, Charney, Bian
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The 2000 fire season brought to the forefront the issue of severe wildland fires in the United States. To address the need for new research and for the development of predictive tools for managing wildland fires, Congress allocated funding under the...

Person: Charney, Bian, Potter, Heilman
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

This talk describes development of a physics-based mathematical and computational model to predict fire spread among structures and natural fuels (trees, shrubs and ground litter). This tool will be used to understand how fires spread in a community...

Person: Rehm, Evans, McGrattan, Forney, Bouldin, Baker, Mell, Hostikka
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Reliable forecasting of regional weather and wind flow patterns is critical for effective fighting of wildland fires and operational management of prescribed burns. Accurate forecast of future wind fields, relative humidity, and stability are essential...

Person: Nikolov, Zeller
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The 2000 fire season brought to the forefront the issue of severe wildland fires in the United States. To address the need for new research and for the development of predictive tools for managing wildland fires, Congress allocated funding under the...

Person: Charney, Bian, Potter, Heilman
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS