Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Removal of tinder in ponderosa: Prescribed burning of forest brush during the wet season by tested methods effectively reduces hazard of wildfire

Authors

H. H. Biswell
A. M. Schultz

Authors Affiliations

H. H. Biswell is Professor of Forestry, University of California, Berkeley; A. M. Schultz is Associate Specialist in Forestry, University of California, Berkeley.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 10(2):6-7. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n02p6. February 1956.

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Abstract

Dead material in second-growth ponderosa pine is one factor contributing to destructive uncontrolled fires in summer.

Biswell H, Schultz A. 1956. Removal of tinder in ponderosa: Prescribed burning of forest brush during the wet season by tested methods effectively reduces hazard of wildfire. Hilgardia 10(2):6-7. DOI:10.3733/ca.v010n02p6
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