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EPA acknowledgement letter sent from EPA Region 4 for Florida's Smoke Management Program.

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Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The native tobacco, Nicotiana attenuata, synchronizes its germination with the immediate post-fire environment with a combination of germination stimulants found in wood smoke and inhibitors from the unburned litter of the dominant vegetation. The...

Person: Krock, Schmidt, Hertweck, Baldwin
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Leaf samples of tropical trees, i.e. Dryobalanops lanceolata (Kapur paji), Dipterocarpaceae and Macaranga spp. (Mahang), Euphorbiaceae were analyzed for 21 chemical elements. The pioneer Macaranga spp. exhibited higher concentrations for the majority...

Person: Breulmann, Markert, Weckert, Herpin, Yoneda, Ogino
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The wildfires that occurred in central Florida in 1998 are discussed. These fires were largely the result of lightning, although some were set by arsonists. Throughout June and early July, these wildfires torched vast areas of Florida, causing as much...

Person: Minshew, Towle
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

We report measurements of molecular and carbon isotopic compositions of Malaysian atmospheric polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in smoke haze from the 1997 Indonesian forest fire. Comparison of the carbon isotopic compositions (d13C) of...

Person: Okuda, Kumata, Zakaria, Naraoka, Ishiwatari, Takada
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Atmospheric particulate matter, from three sites in the city of Campos dos Goytacazes, and smoke samples from the burning of sugarcane leaves and bagasse were analyzed for biomass burning emissions. Samples were acquired using a standard high-volume...

Person: dos Santos, Azevedo, Neto
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Surface CO and ozone data were obtained in 1998 at Happo (36.7°N, 137.8°E, altitude 1840 m) in Japan. Backward trajectory analysis was applied to get the origin of the air mass to the measuring site. The air mass is basically coming from the west over...

Person: Kato, Pochanart, Hirokawa, Kajii, Akimoto, Ozaki, Obi, Katsuno, Streets, Minko
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

In this study, the authors assessed air quality and health effects of the 1997 haze disaster in Indonesia. The authors measured carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide, ozone, particulate matter with diameters less than or...

Person: Kunii, Kanagawa, Yajima, Hisamatsu, Yamamura, Amagai, Ismail
Year: 2002
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The chemical composition and size of individual particles derived from combustion products of several species found in Southern California were obtained using aerosol time-of-flight mass spectrometry. The major inorganic species observed in >90% of...

Person: Silva, Liu, Noble, Prather
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Austrostipa compressa, a native ephemeral of southwest Western Australia was stimulated to germinate under a range of temperatures, in the presence of light, and exposure to smoke-water. This combination of environmental cues results in winter-maximum...

Person: Smith, Bell, Loneragan
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS