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Satellite-based active fire data provide indispensable information for monitoring global fire activity and understanding its impacts on climate and air quality. Yet the limited spatiotemporal sampling capacities of current satellites result in...

Person: Li, Zhang, Kondragunta, Schmidt, Holmes
Year: 2020
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The Florida Park Service (FPS) manages 490,000 upland acres scattered throughout 158 units. The FPS began burning in 1970 and has placed a strong emphasis on burning during the lightning season. Fire is viewed as a basic ecological necessity for all...

Person: Mulholland, Small, Blihovde
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Recent research makes clear that much of the Everglade's flora and fauna have evolved to tolerate or require frequent fires. Nevertheless, restoration of the Everglades has thus far been conceptualized as primarily a water reallocation project....

Person: Lockwood, Ross, Sah
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The application of fire in the southern United States continues to increase in complexity due to urban sprawl, air quality issues and regulatory constraints. Many sites suffer from unnaturally high fuel accumulations due to decades of fire exclusion....

Person: Miller, Wade
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The southeastern United States is replete with rich biological diversity in ecosystems ranging from bald cypress bayous and fire-dependent longleaf pine savannas, to high elevation spruce-fir forests. Yet global change will likely impact these systems...

Person: Mohan, Schlesinger
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Factors influencing the probability of fire occurrence in the south central United States were investigated using a geographic information system (GIS) and a multinomial logit model. Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) data at the plot level were...

Person: Munn, Zhai, Evans
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

As fire policy and management take on a greater role in land agencies, a better understanding is needed of public opinion, particularly of homeowners who are most affected by wildland fires. This research assessed homeowners' attitudes toward...

Person: Jakes, Vogt, Winter, Fried
Year: 2003
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS