TITLE

Forest Service Develops 'Megafire' Model

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jun2004, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the decision of federal wildland fire agencies to change their strategies to battle wildfires in the U.S. Efforts of the Forest Service to look for ways to answer unique demands of the different types of wildfires; Development of a megafire management model; Emphasis on point protection over perimeter control.
ACCESSION #
13648219

 

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