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User's guide to calculating rate of fire spread by hand-held calculator.Author(s): James E. Eenigenburg
Source: General Technical Report NC-89. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionPresents TI-59 programs that use fire arrival times to calculate the rate and direction of spread of a fire across a triangular or square plot.
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CitationEenigenburg, James E. 1983. User''s guide to calculating rate of fire spread by hand-held calculator. General Technical Report NC-89. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsprograms, plot, vector, wildfire, prescribed burn
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