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INT-GTR-344: First Order Fire Effects Model: FOFEM 4.0, user's guide


Reinhardt, Elizabeth D.; Keane, Robert E.; Brown, James K. 1997. First Order Fire Effects Model: FOFEM 4.0, user's guide. Gen. Tech. Rep. INT-GTR-344. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station. 65 p.

A First Order Fire Effects Model (FOFEM) was developed to predict the direct consequences of prescribed fire and wildfire. FOFEM computes duff and woody fuel consumption, smoke production, and fire-caused tree mortality for most forest and rangeland types in the United States. The model is available as a computer program for PC or Data General computer.

Keywords: fuel, fuel consumption, duff, tree mortality, prescribed fire, smoke production

For the most current information on FOFEM, please go to:
http://www.firelab.org/science-applications/fire-fuel/111-fofem


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Title: INT-GTR-344: First Order Fire Effects Model: FOFEM 4.0, user's guide
Electronic Publish Date: December 12, 2006
Last Update:
December 12, 2006

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