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Forum Contains New Posts Fire Behavior
Fire potential and fire behavior (spread, intensity, area burned, flame length) assessment and prediction; fuel & weather effects on behavior
3 21 Heat of combustion values...
11-12-2014 11:04 PM
by vquintanilla
Forum Contains New Posts Fire Ecology and Effects
Fire regimes; fire effects on ecosystem components and processes
15 42 Managing Cogon Grass
09-16-2014 05:53 AM
by annajuan
Forum Contains New Posts Fire History
Historical fire regimes, dendrochronology, and other sources of recorded evidence
7 31 Alligator River Fire Hist...
04-02-2014 03:00 PM
by pclausa
Forum Contains New Posts Fuels Management
Manipulation of fuels using fire, herbicides, or mechanical methods
6 17 Fuel management in Alliga...
04-02-2014 03:02 PM
by pclausa
Forum Contains New Posts Human Dimensions
Considerations of social, political, and economic factors related to fire, including public perceptions and media interactions
4 15 Landowner reasons for not...
03-18-2014 07:08 AM
by along
Forum Contains New Posts Prescribed Burning Systems
Techniques, burn planning, fire weather, applications in specific ecosystems
5 18 Year-round preparation/ma...
03-18-2014 01:15 PM
by ersteve2
Forum Contains New Posts Smoke Management, Air Quality, and Weather
Techniques to mitigate and manage smoke, air quality issues and regulations, fire weather
11 24 Online Tool to Predict Sm...
04-07-2014 01:10 PM
by jdbusam
Forum Contains New Posts Tools and Models
Software applications, databases, and technologies that help predict fire, consumption, and smoke production
5 17 Applications for the Fiel...
04-19-2014 08:36 PM
by tlblaine
Forum Contains New Posts Wildfire Suppression and Management
Wildfire risk assessment and reduction, management planning, suppression techniques and systems, and wildland-urban interface
6 25 forest fire breaks
02-04-2014 11:54 AM
by Dusty
Forum Contains New Posts Wildlife
Effects on specific wildlife species, populations, and habitat
7 25 Prescribed fire effects o...
04-01-2014 03:51 PM
by baharve2
Forum Contains New Posts Other
If you have a question not related to an existing category, create a thread here.
2 3 Fuel loading calculations...
05-30-2014 12:47 PM
by vquintanilla