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Tropical forest conversion, shifting cultivation and clearing of secondary vegetation make significant contributions to global emissions of greenhouse gases today, and have the potential for large additional emissions in future decades. Globally, an...

Person: Fearnside
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

1 Areas burned annually in the United States between 1700 and 1990 were derived from published estimates of pre-European burning rates and from wildfire statistics of the US Forest Service. Changes in live and dead vegetation following fire and fire...

Person: Houghton, Hackler, Lawrence
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Auld, Keith, Bradstock
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Bird, Veenendaal, Moyo, Lloyd, Frost
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Needs for analytical tools, the roles existing tools play, the processes they represent, and how they might interact are elements of key findings generated during a workshop held in Seattle February 17-18, 1999. The workshop was attended by 26 Joint...

Person: Neuenschwander, Ryan, Gollberg, Crookston, Kurz, Beukema, Reinhardt
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Gorte
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Changes in climatic conditions may influence both forest biomass accumulation rates and natural disturbance regimes. While changes in biomass accumulation of forests under various climatic conditions have been described by yield equations, large...

Person: Li, Flannigan, Corns
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'Global change, the combined effect of human activity on atmospheric and landscape processes (Vitousek 1994), affects all aspects of fire management. Scientists have documented changes in the global carbon cycle due to increases in...

Person: Brown, Smith, Ryan
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Knowledge of temporal changes in the area burned by wildfires is required to understand their influence on global climate change. This paper reviews the primary methods of reconstructing and measuring area burned. The area burned by wildfires is...

Person: Innes, Verstraete, Larsen
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'Next time you have concerns about burning, remember that selective herbicides can reduce the frequency and intensity of prescribed fires. The wildlife on your land will thank you for the increased diversity of plants they need,...

Person: Allen
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS