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An understanding of fire behaviour and its impacts on natural ecosystems is essential for developing management strategies, specifically for planning prescribed fires. It is well known that vegetation and microclimate factors are important predictors...

Person: Gomes, Miranda, Silverio, da Cunha Bustamante
Year: 2020
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Purpose: Prescribed fires or wildfires are common in natural ecosystems. Biochar input during fires can impact soil greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, including methane (CH4), carbon dioxide (CO2), and nitrous oxide (N2O). Meadows are functionally...

Person: Deng, Zheng, Ma, Zhang, Liu, Zhang, Zhang, Huang, Hu, Guo, Siemann
Year: 2020
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Prescribed burning is a prominent source of PM2.5 in the southeastern U.S. An air quality forecasting system called HiRes2 currently serves most areas in the southeastern U.S. to forecast PM2.5 concentrations one day in advance, including the impact of...

Person: Huang, Qin, Hu, Russell, Odman
Year: 2020
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Firefighters in the line of duty are exposed to many hazardous air toxics released from burning vegetation and other materials that may cause severe health risks. Current literature does not consider complex mixtures and cumulative impacts of these air...

Person: MacSween, Paton-Walsh, Roulston, Guérette, Edwards, Reisen, Desservettaz, Cameron, Young, Kubistin
Year: 2019
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Prescribed fires in forest ecosystems can negatively impact human health and safety by transporting smoke downwind into nearby communities. Smoke transport to communities is known to occur around Bend, Oregon, United States of America (USA), where...

Person: Miller, O'Neill, Rorig, Alvarado
Year: 2019
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Wildland fire is a major producer of aerosols from combustion of vegetation and soils, but little is known about the abundance and composition of smoke’s biological content. Bioaerosols, or aerosols derived from biological sources, may be a significant...

Person: Kobziar, Pingree, Watts, Nelson, Dreaden, Ridout
Year: 2019
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

A presentation recorded at the 7th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress.

Person: Zhao
Year: 2017
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

A presentation recorded at the 7th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress.

Person: Liu
Year: 2017
Type: Media
Source: FRAMES

Wildfire smoke is typically a mixture of water vapor, gases, fine particles, and trace minerals from burning fuels like trees and vegetation, other organic components, and, sometimes, building materials.

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Year: 2019
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Wildfires and prescribed fires produce emissions that degrade visibility and are harmful to human health. Smoke emissions and exposure monitoring is critical for public and environmental health protection; however, ground-level measurements of smoke...

Person: Kelleher, Quinn, Miller-Lionberg, Volckens
Year: 2018
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES