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ISBN:
0778500756
Author:
Environmental Training Centre
Category:
Nature & Ecology
Language:
English
Publisher:
UBC Press (February 1, 2002)
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Bibliographic Details  . The Centre has produced 5 interactive CD ROM training programs, several training videos, and developed a video laserdisc based Multi Interactive Multi Media Simulator.

Bibliographic Details Publisher: Univ of British Columbia Pr. Publication Date: 2000.

The Global Fire Weather Database is designed to get at the underlying conditions that drive wildfires. A great emphasis is placed on safety and preventing entrapment, a situation where escape from the fire is impossible. Wildfire suppression is a range of firefighting tactics used to suppress wildfires. As a last resort, many wildland firefighters carry a fire shelter.

This glossary of wildfire terms is a list of definitions of terms and concepts relevant to wildfires and wildland firefighting. For related terminology, see Glossary of firefighting terms and Glossary of firefighting equipment. 1hr, 10hr, 100hr, 1000hr fuels.

August 5th, 1949 – Lightning had started many fires on the Helena National Forest including one near the top of a ridge between Meriwether and Mann Gulches 12:55 pm August 5th, the fire was observed at 6 acres an. .

August 5th, 1949 – Lightning had started many fires on the Helena National Forest including one near the top of a ridge between Meriwether and Mann Gulches 12:55 pm August 5th, the fire was observed at 6 acres and the call went out for smokejumpers from the Missoula jumpbase. By the time the jump plane flew over at 3pm the fire was 60 acres. The crew jumped and are scattered by a nearby thunder cell. The crew gathers at the bottom of the gulch up-canyon of the fire.

On the Fireline: Living and Dying with Wildland Firefighters (Fieldwork .

On the Fireline: Living and Dying with Wildland Firefighters (Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries). A common theme throughout this book is that the core of firefighter safety lies within the firefighting culture. Namely, the culture is a fundamental cause of the problem and the culture is also a solution to the problem. In essence, the "macho" aggressive culture cannot continue. This book is a serious effort to identify critical firefighting safety issues and hopefully help prevent tragedies such as Mann Gulch, Canyon, and Yarnell Hill.

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Safety on the Fireline. By. Environmental Training Centre. This title seeks to encourage and develop a positive attitude towards safety in the potentially dangerous environment of fire forest control. The CD-ROM combines graphics, photographs, animation, sound, and motion video to teach critical wildland fire safety information.

Effects of forest fires on air quality and visibility in North America (Douglas Fox, Roger Ames, Bret Schichtel, William Malm, and Allen Riebau) Assessment of forest fires impact and emissions in the European Union based on the European Forest Fire Information System (Paulo Barbosa.

Effects of forest fires on air quality and visibility in North America (Douglas Fox, Roger Ames, Bret Schichtel, William Malm, and Allen Riebau) Assessment of forest fires impact and emissions in the European Union based on the European Forest Fire Information System (Paulo Barbosa, Ilaria Palumbo, Jan Kucera, Andrea Camia, Jesus San-Miguel, and Guido Schmuck) Forest fires and air quality issues in. southern Europe (Ana Isabel Miranda, Enrico Marchi, Millan Millan, and Marco Ferretti) Spatial and temporal trends in distribution of forest fires and gaseous emissions in Central and Eastern Europ.

This title seeks to encourage and develop a positive attitude towards safety in the potentially dangerous environment of fire forest control. The CD-ROM combines graphics, photographs, animation, sound, and motion video to teach critical wildland fire safety information.