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INT-GTR-43: Planning and evaluating prescribed fires--a standard procedure
Fischer, William C. 1978. Planning and evaluating prescribed fires--a standard procedure. Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-43. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station. 19 p.
Provides a standard format and checklist to guide the land manager through the important steps for prescribed hurning. Describes the kind of information necded to prepare fire prescriptions and burning plans. Identifies the elements of a fire prescriptlon, a burning plan, and a prcscribed fire evaluation. A plan written for an actual prescribed burning is included as an appendix.
Keywords: wildland management, fire management, prescribed fire, fire management planning
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Planning and evaluating prescribed fires--a standard procedure
Publish Date: March 28, 2008
Last Update: March 28, 2008
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