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From the Executive Summary... 'Purpose: National forests of the dry, interior portion of the western United States that are managed by the Department of Agriculture*s Forest Service have undergone significant changes over the last century and a...

Person: Coles, Conlon, Cotton, Eisenstadt, Goldfarb, Hutchison, Joy, Wolter
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Barbosa, Gregoire, Pereira
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'...the fire professionals who have access to the Internet and more specifically to the Firenet (firenet@www.anu.edu.au) and to specialized sites dedicated to forest fires such as the...

Person: Xanthopoulos
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'The world's tropical forests are disappearing, but it is not easy to understand the complexities of how this is happening. The initial critical disturbance that triggers forest depletion is often obscured by the subsequent,...

Person: Goldammer
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

For many thousands of years south-eastern Australia has experienced wildfires. These days, in an average summer around six hundred wildfires occur in Victoria's parks and forests. Between twenty and thirty percent of these fires are caused by...

Person: Tolhurst, Cheney
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Atmospheric composition, local climate and sapling gas exchange were monitored to assess the short-term effects of smoke-haze from the 1997 Indonesian forest fires. Atmospheric concentrations of particulate matter, SO2, CO, CH4 and CO2, and relative...

Person: Davies, Unam
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Mass transformations were estimated in burns in the clearings of three colonist lots near Altamira, Pará, Brazil. In each lot, two groupings of six 60-m^2 plots were established in sites where the forest had been recently felled; plots were arranged as...

Person: Fearnside, Lima de Alencastro Graça, Leal Filho, Alves Rodrigues, Robinson
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

A simplified physical model for the steady-state propagation of an infinite fire front through a uniform forest fuel bed in still air is derived from a mechanistic approach that considers a forest fire as a compressible, reactive and radiative flow...

Person: Dupuy, Larini
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES, TTRS

A computational procedure for predicting the buoyant plume above a line fire in a cross wind is reported. The present model takes into account the interaction between the plume and the surrounding flow by solving the two-dimensional equations for the...

Person: Porterie, Loraud, Morvan, Larini
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Seasonal trends in carbon emissions from savanna fires in Western Province, Zambia, were investigated in the early dry season (early June to early August) 1996. The objective was to determine the effect of fuel moisture content on combustion factors...

Person: Hoffa, Ward, Hao, Susott, Wakimoto
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES