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Forest fires in Pennsylvania.Author(s): Donald A. Haines; William A. Main; Eugene F. McNamara
Source: Research Paper NC-158. 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 factors that contribute to forest fires in Pennsylvania. Includes an analysis of basic statistics; distribution of fires during normal, drought, and wet years; fire cause, fire activity by day-of-week; multiple-fire day; and fire climatology.
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CitationHaines, Donald A.; Main, William A.; McNamara, Eugene F. 1978. Forest fires in Pennsylvania. Research Paper NC-158. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsfire protection and prevention, initial attack, fire control, multiple-fire day, fire cause, fire weather
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