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As the application of citizen science expands to address increasingly complex social problems (e.g., community health), there is opportunity to consider higher-order engagement beyond that of individual members of a community. The US Environmental...

Person: Hano, Wei, Hubbell, Rappold
Year: 2020
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

A pair of three-day workshops were held in 2008 and 2009, designed for fire managers responsible for communicating and negotiating with state and local air quality regulators. The workshops were organized by the NWCG Smoke Committee, coordinated by the...

Person: Smith, Hyde
Year: 2009
Type: Project
Source: FRAMES

From the text (p.25) ... 'If we are interested in all fires (agricultural, rangeland, wildland, prescribed and private), we need to tease apart the potential error in reporting and the best way to use satellite data to define area burned.'...

Person: Soja, Al-Saadi, Pouliot, Kittaka, Zhang, Raffuse, Wiedinmyer
Year: 2009
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Biomass burning is significant to emission estimates because: (1) it can be a major contributor of particulate matter and other pollutants; (2) it is one of the most poorly documented of all sources; (3) it can adversely affect human health; and (4) it...

Person: Soja, Al-Saadi, Giglio, Randall, Kittaka, Pouliot, Kordzi, Raffuse, Pace, Pierce, Moore, Roy, Pierce, Szykman
Year: 2009
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Contemporary human activities such as tropical deforestation. Land clearing for agriculture, pest control and grassland management lead to biomass burning, which in turn leads to land-cover changes. However, biomass burning emissions are not correctly...

Person: Pereira, Freitas, Moraes, Ferreira, Shimabukuro, Rao, Longo
Year: 2009
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Carbon monoxide (CO), Ozone (O3) and Black Carbon (BC) aerosol mass concentrations in relation to planetary boundary layer (PBL) height measurements were analyzed from January-December, 2008 over tropical urban environment of Hyderabad, India. DMSP-OLS...

Person: Badarinath, Sharma, Kharol, Prasad
Year: 2009
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Data from multiple satellite remote sensors are integrated with ground measurements and meteorological data to study the impact of Greek forest fires in August 2007 on the air quality in Athens. Two pollution episodes were identified by ground

Person: Liu, Kahn, Chaloulakou, Koutrakis
Year: 2009
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Tropical deforestation contributes to the build-up of atmospheric carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. Within the deforestation process, fire is frequently used to eliminate biomass in preparation for agricultural use. Quantifying these deforestation-...

Person: van der Werf, Morton, Defries, Giglio, Randerson, Collatz, Kasibhatla
Year: 2009
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

We developed a technique for studying seasonal and interannual variation in pyrogenic carbon emissions from Africa using a modelling approach that scales burned area estimates from L3JRC, a map recently generated from remote sensing of burn scars...

Person: Lehsten, Tansey, Balzter, Thonicke, Spessa, Weber, Smith, Arneth
Year: 2009
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Cahoon, Stocks, Levine, Cofer, O'Neill
Year: 1992
Type: Document
Source: TTRS