Category: Ecological Research
Title: Meeting Forest Ecosystem Objectives with Wildland Fire Use
Author: * Laughlin, D.C. , * Fule, P.Z.
Subject: Prescribed burns, Grand Canyon
Abstract: The U.S. Department of the Interior (USDI), National Park Service has been a leading agency in the application of both prescribed fire and wildland fire use (WFU) for resource benefits (van Wagtendonk 1991; Stephens and Ruth 2005).In 2003, Grand Canyon National Park fire use modules managed the largest and most complex group of WFU fires in the parks history
Source: Fire Management Today
Publisher: USDA Forest Service, http://www.fs.fed.us/