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Tools for analysisAuthor(s): William Elliot; Kevin Hyde; Lee MacDonald; James McKean
Source: In: Elliot, William J.; Miller, Ina Sue; Audin, Lisa, eds. Cumulative watershed effects of fuel management in the western United States. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-231. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 246-276.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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DescriptionThis chapter presents a synthesis of current computer modeling tools that are, or could be, adopted for use in evaluating the cumulative watershed effects of fuel management. The chapter focuses on runoff, soil erosion, and slope stability predictive tools. Readers should refer to chapters on soil erosion and stability for more detailed information on the physical processes involved.
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CitationElliot, William; Hyde, Kevin; MacDonald, Lee; McKean, James. 2010. Tools for analysis. In: Elliot, William J.; Miller, Ina Sue; Audin, Lisa, eds. Cumulative watershed effects of fuel management in the western United States. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-231. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. p. 246-276.
Keywordscumulative effects, watershed, wildfire, fuel management, water quality, soil erosion
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