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    Author(s): T. Adam Coates; Thomas A. Waldrop; Todd F. HutchinsonHelen H. Mohr
    Date: 2019
    Source: FS GTR SRS-241
    Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
    Station: Southern Research Station
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    This field guide provides 74 photographs that depict observed fuel loads within the Southern Appalachian Mountains. The guide contains instructions on how to select a reference photograph and utilize the fuel loading information to aid in prescribed fire planning.

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    Coates, T. Adam; Waldrop, Thomas A.; Hutchinson, Todd F.; Mohr, Helen H. 2019. Photo guide for estimating fuel loading in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Gen. Tech. Rep. SRS-241. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 180 p.


    Prescribed fire, fuel loads

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