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Wildland fire management

United States. General Accounting Office

Wildland fire management

improved planning will help agencies better identify fire-fighting preparedness needs : report to Congressional requesters

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Forest Service,
  • United States. -- Dept. of the Interior,
  • Wildfires -- United States -- Prevention and control,
  • Forest reserves -- Fire management -- United States,
  • Forest fires -- United States -- Prevention and control

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesImproved planning will help agencies better identify fire-fighting preparedness needs
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationi, 32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14527537M
    OCLC/WorldCa50208736

    Introduction to Wildland Fire, Second Edition provides a comprehensive resource for studying the fundamentals of fire behavior, its ecological effects, and its cultural and institutional framework. This new Second Edition expands and updates the coverage of the field and explores the subject of wildfire management in a broad scientific, technical, and social context.   The Wildland Fire. Incident Management Field Guide is a revision of what used to be called the. Fireline Handbook, PMS This. guide has /5(7).

    Unraveling the effects of climate and land-use on historical fire regimes provides important insights into broader human-fire-climate dynamics, which are necessary for ecologically-based forest management. We developed a spatial human land-use model for Navajo Nation forests across which we sampled a network of tree-ring fire history sites to. This course explores the physical, chemical, biological and ecological processes associated with wildland fire, with particular emphasis on fire behavior, fuels, weather, climate and the associated effects on ecology, management, fire suppression, prescribed fire, and smoke emissions and exposure.

    Fire danger burn bans are put into place by the fire department responsible for the area's fire suppression. During the summer months, JBLM requires a minimum of 15 trained fire fighters, three fire engines, two fire engine UTVs and at least 2, gallons of water be present prior to conducting a prescribed fire. Pennsylvania Wildland Fire Crew Applicant will meet with their district's wildland fire management personnel (FFSS and/or FF) and supervisor to determine district/statewide need/applicability of Position task books are to be requested via the primary Wildland Fire Crew contact within the requesting applicant's district.


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