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Photo guide for estimating fuel loading and fire behavior in mixed-oak forests of the Mid-Atlantic RegionAuthor(s): Patrick H. Brose
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-45. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station. 104 p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Northern Research Station
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DescriptionA field guide of 45 pairs of photographs depicting ericaceous shrub, leaf litter, and logging slash fuel types of eastern oak forests and observed fire behavior of these fuel types during prescribed burning. The guide contains instructions on how to use the photo guide to choose appropriate fuel models for prescribed fire planning.
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CitationBrose, Patrick H. 2009. Photo guide for estimating fuel loading and fire behavior in mixed-oak forests of the Mid-Atlantic Region. Gen. Tech. Rep. NRS-45. Newtown Square, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Research Station. 104 p.
Keywordsericaceous shrubs, leaf litter, logging slash, prescribed fire, Quercus
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