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Integrating fire management analysis into land management planningAuthor(s): Thomas J. Mills
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-74. Berkeley, CA: Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 8 p
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
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DescriptionThe analysis of alternative fire management programs should be integrated into the land and resource management planning process, but a single fire management analysis model cannot meet all planning needs. Therefore, a set of simulation models that are analytically separate from integrated land management planning models are required. The design of four levels of fire management analysis that contribute to the planning process has been developed. The interactions among these four levels and between the fire management analysis and the planning process are designed for consistency and analysis efficiency. These analytical models emphasize economic efficiency and risk consequences of fire management program options.
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CitationMills, Thomas J. 1983. Integrating fire management analysis into land management planning. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-GTR-74. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 8 p.
Keywordseconomic efficiency, risk, probability modeling, fire suppression
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