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The following list of fire research topics and questions were generated by personnel from agencies and organizations within AWFCG during 2014 Fall Fire Review and through other solicitations. The topics were initially ranked by the AWFCG Fire Research...

Person: York
Year: 2014
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

The following list of research topics was generated by agencies within AWFCG during 2005.  The topics were ranked originally by the AWFCG Fire Research and Development Committee (FRDAC) and finally by the AWFCG members.  Ranking was as follows:  3=...

Person: York
Year: 2005
Type: Document
Source: FRAMES

Successful prairie restoration will depend in part on convincing private landowners with agricultural and recreational use goals to implement appropriate rangeland management practices, such as prescribed burning and cattle grazing, to control invasive...

Person: Morton, Regen, Engle, Miller, Harr
Year: 2010
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

At least three global-change phenomena are having major impacts on Amazonian forests: (1) accelerating deforestation and logging; (2) rapidly changing patterns of forest loss; and (3) interactions between human land-use and climatic variability....

Person: Laurance
Year: 2007
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text (pp.6-7) ... 'Another [reason periodic low-intensity fires have ceased to provide forest and land maintenance] is the culture of fire suppression in America deliberately created in the early 20th century to promote a shift to...

Person: Robertson
Year: 2007
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

Fire has been a significant ecosystem process in the Southeast for thousands of years. It kept slash pine in the wetter parts of the flatwoods pine forests historically. Today, when slash pine covers a much larger landscape, fire still plays an...

Person: Dickens, Barnett, Hubbard, Jokela, Long, Behm, Cassidy, DiMartino, Doran, Freeman, Helmers, Keefe, Miller, Ranasinghe, Randall, Rasser, Ruth, Shipley, Van
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'Longleaf pine trees and wiregrass, which thrive with burning, have been planted in the 150-foot wide medians since 2003. Prescribed fires, forest experts say, help maintain scenic vistas and healthy pine forests. The prescribed...

Person: Ritchie
Year: 2006
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

The Nature Conservancy, World Wide Fund for Nature and IUCN have pledged to work together and with partners to address the causes and ecological and social consequences of altered fire regimes across the world. The partners sponsored an experts...

Person: Global
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

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Person: van der Werf, Morton, Defries, Randerson
Year: 2004
Type: Document
Source: TTRS

From the text ... 'Restoration treatments can be ecologically as well as socially and economically beneficial. ... The fire regime at Girard was largely due to frequent burning by American Indians. ...Seeley Lake shows the importance of...

Person: Brown
Year: 2005
Type: Document
Source: TTRS