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Smoke exposure measurements among firefighters during prescribed burns in the Pacific Northwest between 1991 and 1994 showed that a small but significant percentage of workers experienced exposure to carbon monoxide and respiratory irritant that...

Person: Reinhardt, Ottmar, Hanneman
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Prescribed fire was tested as a potential tool for site preparation and for reducing fire hazard after clearcut logging in dark coniferous forests in Siberia. Experimental burns were conducted on 8 sites to evaluate the practicality of fire use and...

Person: Conard, Valendik, Kisilyakhov, Ivanova, Perevoznikova, Verkhovets
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Scholes, Andreae
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Yamasoe, Artaxo, Miguel, Allen
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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

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

This paper describes the importance of the use of climate information in the decision-making process for fuels treatments. It is argued that historical climate data and climate forecasts are useful tools for fuels treatment scheduling, in addition to...

Person: Neuenschwander, Ryan, Gollberg, Brown, Betancourt
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

In this report I present the data about the chemical composition of the aerosols produced by the forest fires in Siberia. © University of Idaho 2000. Abstract reproduced by permission.

Person: Neuenschwander, Ryan, Gollberg, Koutsenogii, Makarov, Kovalskaya, Smirnova, Smolyakov, Pavlyuk
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Current space-borne sensor systems can be used to generate products of fire susceptibility using time-series of vegetation state, the occurrence and rough location of active fires using middle and thermal infrared sensors and smoke and area burned...

Person: Neuenschwander, Ryan, Gollberg, Oertel, Zhukov, Briess, Lorenz, Skrbek, Tobehn, Ginati, Christmann
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

A comprehensive investigation of Canadian boreal forest fires was conducted using NOAA-AVHRR imagery. Algorithms were developed to (1) detect active forest fires, (2) map burned areas on daily and annual basis, and (3) estimate fire emissions based on...

Person: Neuenschwander, Ryan, Gollberg, Li, Jin, Fraser
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS