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Pacific Southwest Research Station
800 Buchanan Street
Albany, CA 94710-0011
Tahoe Science Projects supported by SNPLMA
Improving meteorological data and forecasts for prescribed fire burn day decisions for the Lake Tahoe Basin
Final Report [pdf]
Please contact Dr. Tim Brown with questions regarding the final report.
The project was developed in response to identified needs of improved meteorological information for burn day decisions after consultation with the USDA Forest Service (USFS)-Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, California Air Resources Board, and USFS Predictive Services personnel. The products and deliverables from this project for the Lake Tahoe Basin include:
These deliverables were developed from a suite of existing tools including the operational California and Nevada Smoke and Air Committee (CANSAC) forecast system at the Desert Research Institute, the Bluesky smoke prediction framework, WindNinja, and field weather instruments.
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