Southwest Fire History

Southwest Fire History

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Humanity’s fire practices are creating the fire equivalent of an ice age. Our shift from burning living landscapes to burning lithic ones is affecting all aspects of Earth.
Person: Pyne
Year: 2020
Type: Media

We’ve spent 100 years growing a tinderbox across the West. Now it's wildfire season. Controlled burning - an indigenous tradition that's been used for millennia - might be a solution.
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Year: 2019
Type: Media

The SageSuccess Project, a joint effort between the USGS, BLM, and USFWS, examines factors contributing to the establishment of big sagebrush. This webinar addresses soils, climate and demography, and to plant or seed.
Person: Barnard, Shriver, Pyke
Year: 2019
Type: Media

Like many of us at the Forest Service, I started my career in fire, and I have always relied on Smokey Bear. Fire prevention is part of our cultural DNA.
Person: Christiansen
Year: 2019
Type: Document

The Earth has experienced large changes in global and regional climates over the past one million years. Understanding processes and feedbacks that control those past environmental changes is of great interest for better understanding the nature,...
Person: Daniau, Desprat, Aleman, Bremond, Davis, Fletcher, Marlon, Marquer, Montade, Morales-Molino, Naughton, Rius, Urrego
Year: 2019
Type: Document

New fire management paradigms are emerging that recognize fire is inevitable, and in many cases desirable. During this webinar you will be introduced to a new process for spatial fire planning using tools such as Potential Control Line atlases (PCLs),...
Person: Dunn
Year: 2019
Type: Media

Current and future development of IFTDSS and a demonstration of the Map Values feature that was added in Version 3.2.0.2.
Person: Ernstrom, Hyde
Year: 2019
Type: Media

Fire management around the world is now undergoing extensive review, with a move toward fire management plans that maintain biodiversity and other ecosystems services, while at the same time mitigating the negative impacts to people and property. There is...
Person: Gillson, Whitlock, Humphrey
Year: 2019
Type: Document

In 1998, the Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP) was statutorily authorized as a joint partnership between the U.S. Department of the Interior and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service. The program provides leadership to the wildland fire...
Person: Gucker
Year: 2019
Type: Document

While operational fire severity products inform fire management decisions in Grand Canyon National Park (GRCA), managers have expressed the need for better quantification of the consequences of severity, specifically forest structure. In this study we...
Person: Hoff, Rowell, Teske, Queen, Wallace
Year: 2019
Type: Document