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Significant associations between firefighting and cancer have been reported; however, studies finding toxic products of combustion at municipal fires have been limited by (1) technical difficulties encountered at the scene of working fires, (2) the...

Person: Austin, Wang, Ecobichon, Dussault
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text (p.122) ... 'In recent years, the debate over Indian fire has continued in the context of discussions of the Wilderness Act of 1964. It is basically a dispute over whether or not Indian fires were a 'natural' form of fire...

Person: Krech, Krech
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Saylor, Easter, Chapman
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: du Toit, Campbell
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Oros, Simoneit
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: Oros, Simoneit
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Smoke particulate matter from deciduous trees (angiosperms) subjected to controlled burning, both under smoldering and flaming conditions, was sampled by high volume air filtration on precleaned quartz fiber liters. The filtered particles were...

Person: Oros, Simoneit
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the Conclusion...'Vegetation management in Florida is critical to retain desired native ecosystems, to reduce the threat of wildfire, and to meet other management objectives. Strategies for effective management may include fire, chemical,...

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

From the text...'The worst fire season in Mexican history was in 1998. Drought conditions precipitated by a strong El Niño led to unusual fire activity, including crown fires, fire whirls, and rapid spread rates. A total of 14,302 fires burned 2,...

Person: Rodríguez-Trejo
Year: 1999
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text...'In this and the following section (2.2 - The Smoke Management Imperative), we outline both ecological and societal aspects of wildland and prescribed fire. We review the historical role and extent of fire and the effects of...

Person: Hardy, Ottmar, Peterson, Core, Seamon, Hardy, Hermann, Mutch
Year: 2001
Type: Document
Source: TTRS