Crown Fire References

Crown Fire References

Alexander, M. E., Help with making crown fire hazard assessments, Canadian Forest Service Publications, 1988.

Anderson, H. E., Aids to determining fuel models for estimating fire behavior, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, 1982.

Andrews, Patricia L., Heinsch, Faith Ann, Schelvan, Luke, How to generate and interpret fire characteristics charts for surface and crown fire behavior, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, 2011.

Bishop, Jim, Technical background of the FireLine Assessment MEthod (FLAME),  U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, 2007.

Cruz, M.G. and M.E. Alexander, Assessing crown fire potential in coniferous forests of western North America: a critique of current approaches and recent simulation studies, International Journal of Wildland Fire, 2010.

Scott, Joe H., Comparison of crown fire modeling systems used in three fire management applications, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, 2006.

Scott, Joe H.; Reinhardt, Elizabeth D.,  Assessing crown fire potential by linking models of surface and crown fire behaviorU.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, 2001.

Rothermel, Richard C., How to predict the spread and intensity of forest and range fires, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, 1983.

Rothermel, Richard C., Predicting behavior and size of crown fires in the northern Rocky Mountains, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station, 1991.

Van Wagner, C. E., Conditions for the start and spread of crown fire. Can. J. For. Res., 1997.

 

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