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Prescribed burning weather in Minnesota.Author(s): Rodney W. Sando
Source: Research Paper NC-28. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionDescribes the weather patterns in northern Minnesota as related to prescribed burning. The prevailing wind direction, average wind speed, most persistent wind direction, and average Buildup Index are considered in making recommendations.
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CitationSando, Rodney W. 1969. Prescribed burning weather in Minnesota. Research Paper NC-28. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsprescribed burning, Minnesota, Buildup Index
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