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Author Weir, John Robert, 1964-

Title Conducting prescribed fires [electronic resource] : a comprehensive manual / John R. Weir.

Imprint College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 194 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-188) and index.
Contents Why conduct prescribed fires? -- Law and liability -- Prescribed fire policy -- Public relations -- Fire weather -- Fire behavior and fuel characteristics -- Fire prescriptions -- Fire plans -- Personal safety -- Firebreaks -- Fire equipment -- Ignition devices -- Ignition techniques -- Smoke management -- Postburn mop-up -- Prescribed fire associations.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Prescribed burning -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Burning of land -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781603441346 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1603441344 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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