Proceedings: Wildland Fire in the Appalachians: Discussions Among Managers and Scientists

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  • Authors: Waldrop, Thomas A.
  • Publication Year: 2014
  • Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
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Abstract

Many challenges face fire managers and scientists in the Appalachian Mountains because of the region’s diverse topography and limited research supporting prescribed burning. This conference was designed to promote communication among managers, researchers, and other interested parties. These proceedings contain 30 papers and abstracts that describe ongoing research, successful technology transfer, and management tools for planning prescribed fires. Five categories of papers include ecology of plants and plant communities, wildlife ecology, fire history and fire effects, tools for forest management, and manager-scientist success stories.

  • Citation: Waldrop, Thomas A.; 2014. Proceedings: Wildland Fire in the Appalachians: Discussions Among Managers and Scientists. General Technical Report SRS-199. Asheville, NC: USDA Forest Service, Southern Research Station. 208 p.
  • Posted Date: September 24, 2014
  • Modified Date: July 13, 2015
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