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General Technical Report

Title: Proceedings of the fourth international symposium on fire economics, planning, and policy: climate change and wildfires.

Author: González-Cabán, Armando, tech. coord.

Date: 2013

Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-245. Albany, CA: Pacific Southwest Research Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Station ID: GTR-PSW-245

Description: These proceedings summarize the results of a symposium designed to address current issues of agencies with wildland fire protection responsibility at the federal and state levels in the United States as well as agencies in the international community. The topics discussed at the symposium included climate change and wildland fires: reality or illusion?, theory and models for strategic fire planning, economic analysis and integrated wildland fire management, forest fires and sustainable forest management, public policies (national and international level) and the wildland fire management problem, hazardous fuels treatment, wildland fire use and fire suppression activities: reduction or contribution to green house gases emissions?, a poster session presenting examples of fire management plans and strategic fire resource allocation, and a final round table on climate change and mega fires discussing and exploring potential solutions. Representatives from international organizations with fire protection responsibilities in 18 countries presented and discussed their experiences on the same issues. Forty invited and contributed papers and 20 posters were presented at the symposium that described the issues and presented state-of-the-art techniques to address technical issues on fire economics, planning, and policy currently faced by land and fire managers.

Citation

González-Cabán, Armando, tech. coord. 2013. Proceedings of the fourth international symposium on fire economics, planning, and policy: climate change and wildfires. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-245 (English). Albany, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station. 405 p.

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[Spanish version: Memorias del Cuarto Simposio Internacional Sobre Políticas, Planificación, y Economía de los Incendios Forestales: Cambio Climático e Incendios Forestales.]

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William J. de Groot, Michael D. Flannigan, and Brian J. Stocks
11
Carlos Abrego Aguilar, F. Javier Romera López, Regina de la Rosa Calancha, and Domingo Villalba Indurria
27
Donald G. MacGregor and Armando González-Cabán
36
Abílio Pereira Pacheco, João Claro, and Tiago Oliveira
66
Matthew P. Thompson, Michael S. Hand, Julie W. Gilbertson-Day, Nicole M. Vaillant, and Darek J. Nalle
81
José J. Sánchez, Ken Baerenklau, Armando González-Cabán, and Kurt Schwabe
98
Veronique Florec, David Pennell, Michael Burton, Joel Kelso, Drew Mellor, and George Milne
111
Armando González-Cabán, Thomas P. Holmes, John B. Loomis, and José J. Sánchez
127
Vitor Alfonso Hoeflick, Alexandre França Tetto, and Antonio Carlo Batista
139
Laura P. Ponce-Calderón, Dante A. Rodríguez-Trejo, Beatriz C. Aguilar-Váldez, and Elvia López-Pérez
152
Marcos Pedro Ramos Rodríguez and Raúl González Rodríguez
163
Francisco Rodríguez y Silva, Juan Ramón Molina Martínez, Miguel Ángel Herrera Machuca, and Jesús Mª Rodríguez Leal
179
José Carlo Mendes de Morais
202
Gustavo Pérez-Verdín, M. A. Márquez-Linares, A. Cortes-Ortiz, and M. Salmerón-Macías
213
John W. Benoit, Armando González-Cabán, Francis M. Fujioka, Shyh-Chin Chen, and José J. Sanchez
256
Antonio Carlos Batista, Daniela Biondi, Alexandre França Tetto, Rafaela de Assunção, Andressa Tres, Raquel Costa Chiao Travenisk, and Bruna Kovalsyki
265
María Cecilia Ciampoli Halaman
281
Francisco Rodríguez y Silva, Juan Ramón Molina Martínez, and Miguel Castillo Soto
296
Diana Yemilet Ávila Flores, Marco Aurelio González Tagle, Javier Jiménez Pérez, Oscar Aguirre Calderón, and Eduardo Treviño Garza
304
José María León Villalobos, Manuel Anaya Garduño, Enrique Ojeda Trejo, Dante Arturo Rodríguez Trejo, José Luis Oropeza Mota, and Jorge Luis García Rodríguez
338
Dante Arturo Rodríguez Trejo and Arturo Cruz Reyes
370
Pedro Martínez Muñoz and Carlos Alberto Velázquez Sanabria
382
Ouahiba Meddour-Sahar, Armando González-Cabán, Rachid Meddour, and Arezki Derridj
396
Eva Reyna Esmeralda Díaz García, Marco Aurelio González Tagle, Javier Jiménez Pérez, Eduardo Javier Treviño Garza, and Diana Yemilet Ávila Flores
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