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Fire Management Today: Synthesis on Crown Fire Behavior in Conifer Forests (Volume 73 No.4, 2014)   [open pdf - 4MB]

This issue of Fire Management Today features an article about the awareness of crown fires titled "Crown Fire--A Fascinating Sight" by Tom Harbour. Other articles include "Introduction to the Special Issue on Crown Fire Behavior in Conifer Forests" by Martin E. Alexander, Miguel G. Cruz, and Nicole M. Vaillant; "The General Nature of Crown Fires" by Martin E. Alexander and Miguel G. Cruz; "Canopy Fuel Characteristics of Conifer Forests" by Miguel G. Cruz and Martin E. Alexander; "The Start, Propagation, and Spread Rate of Crown Fires" by Miguel G. Cruz and Martin E. Alexander; "Energy Release Rates, Flame Dimensions, and Spotting Characteristics of Crown Fires" by Martin E. Alexander and Martin G. Cruz; "The Elliptical Shape and Size of Wind-Driven Crown Fires" by Martin E. Alexander and Miguel G. Cruz; "Operational Prediction of Crown Fire Behavior" by Miguel G. Cruz and Martin E. Alexander; "Capturing Crown Fire Behavior on Wildland Fires-- The Fire Behavior Assessment Team in Action" by Nicole M. Vaillant, Carol M. Ewell, and Josephine A. Fites-Kaufman; and "Toward Improving Our Application and Understanding of Crown Fire Behavior" by Martin E. Alexander, Miguel G. Cruz, and Nicole M. Vaillant.

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2014-08
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Fire Management Today (Volume 73 No.4, 2014)
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