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Fire Science Research Work Unit accomplishments 1980-1984 are summarized and publications listed. Current fire behavior and fire effects investigations are briefly described.

Person: Wade, Wade
Year: 1985
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

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: Auld, Keith, Bradstock
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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

From the text ... 'Removing American Indians from the land effectively ended wildland burning practices that had lasted for millennia. ...The Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management together administer several hundred million acres of...

Person: Williams
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text:'It*s imperative you have the right messages to explain and justify "prescribed burning.” The messages must be tailored to the audiences you need to reach and be adapted to the delivery system you use to send the messages. All...

Person: Mashofsky
Year: 1985
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

We characterized the historical, current, and future wildland fire smoke emissions on National Forests and Grasslands of the western United States. This information provided a basis for summary interpretations included in the U.S. Forest Service report...

Person: Hirami, Hann
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The management of fire in wilderness requires the balancing of mandates to both preserve natural conditions and minimize the impacts of human activities. Created to preserve and protect lands "in their natural condition”, the 1964 Wilderness Act...

Person: Parsons, Landres
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From Web Document, Executive Summary... ' Premise This strategy is based on the premise that sustainable resources are predicated on healthy, resilient ecosystems. In fire-adapted ecosystems, some measure of fire use - at appropriate intensity,...

Person: Laverty, Williams
Year: 2000
Type: Document
Source: TTRS