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From the text ... 'The Encyclopedia of Southern fire Science (ESFS) is a web/based resource containing approximately 600 webpages of peer-reviewed fire science knowledge about the southern United States. Much of the information is equally...

Person: Reid
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Increases in the emissions and associated atmospheric deposition of nitrogen (N) have the potential to cause significant changes to the structure and function of N-limited ecosystems. Here, we present the results of a long-term (13 year) experiment...

Person: Southon, Green, Jones, Barker, Power
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Prescribed burning in forestry is a valuable land management tool that has been extensively used in Australia, Eurasia, and North America. Nevertheless, fire is inherently dangerous and may impose risk upon humans, properties, and other natural...

Person: Sun, Tolver
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The ability to predict fuel consumption during fires is essential for a wide range of applications, including estimation of fire effects and fire emissions. This project identified predictors of fuel consumption for the dominant fuel bed components (...

Person: Reid, Robertson, Hmielowski
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'Wildland fire managers face increasingly steep challenges to meet air quality standards while planning prescribed fire and its inevitable smoke emissions. The goals of sound fire management practices, including fuel load...

Person: LeQuire, Hunter
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the Overview ... 'Exposure to smoke from wildland fire is an important public health concern. While fire managers can minimize prescribed fire smoke impacts by identifying smoke-sensitive areas and using appropriate burn techniques, smoke...

Person: Diaz
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'Despite major advances in our understanding of how anthropogenic emissions impact on air quality, there is still very little knowledge of the roll that very small particles play in this pollution and how we can better manage...

Person: Hsieh
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park held its annual Fire Fest on Saturday at its visitor center. There were five stations that attendees could visit and a hayride that took them out into the basin. Each station offered ample...

Person: Baldwin
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The contribution of PCDD/PCDF emissions from soil during open burning of biomass was examined. Mass labelled PCDD/PCDF was added to soil containing native PCDD/PCDF and biomass was laid out on this soil and burnt, simulating sugarcane trash and forest...

Person: Black, Meyer, Yates, Van Zwieten, Chittim, Mueller
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Prescribed fire can potentially reduce carbon emissions from unplanned fires. This potential will differ among ecosystems owing to inherent differences in the efficacy of prescribed burning in reducing unplanned fire activity (or 'leverage',...

Person: Bradstock, Boer, Cary, Price, Williams, Barrett, Cook, Gill, Hutley, Keith, Maier, Meyer, Roxburgh, Russell-Smith
Year: 2012
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS