Articles related to prescribed fire
Prescribed Fire in Forests - Forestry - About.com
Ways to prescribe fire for control, safety and to improve the forest habitat and a prescription for prevention of wildfire.
A Prescribed Fire - Controlled Burn Walk-Through
A prescribed fire and controlled burn is necessity in many coniferous stands. The controlled fire can protect trees from future fire, disease and insects. The same ...
Prescribed Fire in Woodland and Forest - Forestry - About.com
You will find information on fire weather and behavior, prescribed burning, photo essays, reasons and benefits of burning and wildfire prevention.
Wildfire Photo | Prescribed Burn Photo | Forest Fire Photo - Forestry
Photo gallery of wildfire, prescribed burning and forest fires.
The Lowden Ranch Prescribed Fire - Lewiston, California - July, 1999
On July 2, 1999, a planned 100-acre prescribed fire ignited by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) escaped control near Lewiston, California. The wildfire ...
A Prescribed and Controlled Burn - Equipment for Line Construction
Two tractors (both with electric water pumps) were used to maintain and control the prescribed fire. One was equipped with a disk and used to freshened the line ...
A Prescribed and Controlled Fire - The Drip Torch
Prescribed burns in the United States begin by dripping accelerant and fire from a backfire torch which burns off of a plowed firebreak. You want to burn off the ...
Fire: A Burning Issue - Forestry
Consequently, professional foresters use "prescribed fire" to control the growth of this unwanted vegetation. In the West, land managers routinely use prescribed ...
The Controlled Burn Firebreak | Building a Prescribed Burn Fireline
Photo gallery of controlled burn firebreak, prescribed burning and forest fires. ... Fire Line Preparation on a Prescribed Fire. - Photo by Steve Nix. Fire Line ...
Prescribe Burning in Video - Reasons to Control Burn a Forest
Utah State University Forestry Extension has archived an excellent collection of videos on prescribed burning. Experts in the science of fire and controlled ...