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The South Carolina Smoke Management Guidelines provide for minimizing the impact of smoke from vegetative debris burning operations for forestry, agriculture, and wildlife purposes. To do this, the Guidelines define smoke sensitive areas, amounts of...

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Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Seasonal tropospheric distributions of ozone, carbon monoxide and aerosols and their relationship with sources over southern Africa are compared for two airborne sampling campaigns during southern hemisphere spring 1992 (SAFARI-92) and autumn 1994 (...

Person: Kirkman, Piketh, Andreae, Annegarn, Helas
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The impact of major gaseous and particulate pollutants emitted by the wildfire of October 2003 on ambient air quality and health of San Diego residents before, during, and after the fire are analyzed using data available from the San Diego County Air...

Person: Viswanathan, Eria, Diunugala, Johnson, McClean
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Fire is an important component of most Australian terrestrial ecosystems and exerts a major influence on plant recruitment in these systems. Seeds of species from Australian heath, woodland and grassland systems have a diverse response to fire-related...

Person: Tierney
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

This study is centred on Quercus robur, Q. pyrenaica and Q. ilex that have a distribution area covering all Europe. Fire is a frequent ecological factor in many ecosystems, especially in those with Mediterranean climates. Our working hypothesis is that...

Person: Reyes, Casal
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

This paper describes the effects of temperature and simple or multiple dormancy-breaking treatments (potassium nitrate, surgical treatment, gibberellic acid (GA3), after-ripening at 45°C and nitrogen dioxide gas) on germination of five endemic and...

Person: Cochrane, Probert
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

We assessed the impact of forest fire on the nesting success of the endemic Red-knobbed Hornbill Aceros cassidix in north Sulawesi, Indonesia. Pre- and post-fire breeding activity was monitored at 60 nest trees. Low rainfall and possible reductions in...

Person: Cahill, Walker
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The germination requirements of a broad spectrum of common species found in grassy woodlands and forests in the New England region of northern New South Wales were tested in a series of replicated growth-cabinet experiments. The effects of dark/diurnal...

Person: Clarke, Davison, Fulloon
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The role played by the seed coat in seed dormancy of Grevillea linearifolia (Cav.) Druce and G. wilsonii (A. Cunn.) was tested by a series of manipulations in which the seed coat was dissected and removed, dissected and returned to the decoated seed,...

Person: Morris, Tieu, Dixon
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Fire has been shown to stimulate seed germination in a number of fire-prone ecosystems, mainly in Mediterranean type shrublands and, though not exclusively, in hardseeded species. Stimulation by heat, or by chemical constituents of charred wood and...

Person: Overbeck, Muller, Pillar, Pfadenhauer
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS