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Learning from escaped prescribed fires - lessons for high reliability
Dether, Deirdre and Black, Anne. 2006. Learning from escaped prescribed fires - lessons for high reliability. Fire Management Today. 66(4):50-56.
Meeting national goals for hazardous fuels reduction and ecosystem restoration would be difficult -- if not impossible -- without utilizing prescribed fire. Suspension of prescribed fire programs, as often happens following an escape, limits Federal capacity to meet programmatic, social, and ecological goals.
Keywords: prescribed fires, fuels reduction, ecosystem restoration
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