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The objective of this study is to investigate the cost of the use of fire in the Amazon. Burnings are commonplace in the Amazon production process and contribute towards the region's agricultural expansion. Fire is used by farmers in the land...

Person: de Mendonça, Diaz, Nepstad, da Motta, Alencar, Gomes, Ortiz
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Fire has been a significant ecosystem process in the Southeast for thousands of years. It kept slash pine in the wetter parts of the flatwoods pine forests historically. Today, when slash pine covers a much larger landscape, fire still plays an...

Person: Dickens, Barnett, Hubbard, Jokela, Long, Behm, Cassidy, DiMartino, Doran, Freeman, Helmers, Keefe, Miller, Ranasinghe, Randall, Rasser, Ruth, Shipley, Van
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Pyne
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

This study analyzes spatial and temporal variability of emissions from wildland fires across the contiguous US. The emissions are estimates based on a recently constructed dataset of historical fire records collected by multiple US governmental...

Person: Liu
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Hoare
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The Nature Conservancy, World Wide Fund for Nature and IUCN have pledged to work together and with partners to address the causes and ecological and social consequences of altered fire regimes across the world. The partners sponsored an experts...

Person: Global
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Knapp, Keeley, Ferrenberg
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Fire has played a major role in determining the distribution of plants across the Coastal Plain of the southeastern U.S. The extent of fire dependent ecosystems such as pond pine/high pocosin forest type has been reduced and wildland fire fuel loads...

Person: Mickler, Bailey
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Management of pine flatwoods on the southeastern coastal plain often involves the use of prescribed fire to limit encroachment of shrubs and trees, but fire also serves an important ecological role in these forests, as much of the native vegetation is...

Person: O'Brien, Callaham, Dicosty, Williams
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text (p.7-8) ... 'Lightning-ignited wildfires (lightning-fires) in the Green Swamp Wilderness Preserve (GSWP), Florida, were characterized and modeled in relation to acreage burned and time since last burn (Fire Interval) as a function of...

Person: Freeman
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS