Fourth Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology

Poster Session 1: Poster Session P1

Tuesday, 13 November 2001: 5:00 PM-6:00 PM
Organizer:  Carol Rice, Wildlife Resource Management, Inc.
Florida wildfire initiation and environmental conditions during 1998
Arlene G. Laing, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; and C. H. Paxton, S. L. Goodrick, D. Sharp, and P. F. Blottman

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Spatial mapping of KBDI for the southeast United States
Michael B. Johnson, Southeast Regional Climate Center, Columbia, SC; and G. Forthun

Examination and forecasting implications of the April 1995 Craig County Virginia fire

A potential wildfire feedback mechanism in the Alaskan boreal forest: do fire scars increase lightning activity?
Dorte Dissing, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK; and S. Chambers and D. L. Verbyla

GIS and forest fires: case of the domanial forest of kounteidat, Algeria
Bdelkader Missoumia Sr., National Center of Spatial Techniques, Arzew, Algeria

Study on impacts of local wind and terrain on wildfire
Jiping Zhu, University of Science and Technology, Hefei, Anhui, China; and J. Zhou, Z. Zhong, and C. Lu

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Combustion parameters and characteristics of clearing fires in the Amazonian arc of deforestation
J. A. Carvalho Jr., Universidade Estadual Paulista, Guaratinguetá, São Paulo, Brazil; and C. A. G. Veras, E. C. Alvarado, D. V. Sandberg, E. R. Carvalaho, R. Gielow, and J. C. Santos

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Comparison of Real-time Particulate Monitors with Gravimetric Samplers
Andy Trent, USDA Forest Service, Missoula, MT; and M. A. Davies and R. Karsky

Forest Service RAWS Review and Upgrade Study
Karl F. Zeller, USDA Forest Service, Fort Collins, CO; and J. Zachariassen and T. McClelland

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Applications of MesoWest to Fire Weather
Carol M. Ciliberti, Univ. of Utah and NOAA/CIRP, Salt Lake City, Utah; and J. D. Horel and M. Splitt

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Demonstration of a Relocatable High-Resolution, Rapid-Response Meteorological Model Suitable for Forest Fire Response Nowcasting
Nelson L. Seaman, Penn State Univ., University Park, PA; and D. R. Stauffer, A. M. Gibbs, A. Deng, A. J. Schroeder, and G. K. Hunter

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The 2000 Bitterroot Wildfire: Observations and Preliminary Modeling Results
Kenneth Westrick, 3TIER Environmental Forecast Group, Inc, Seattle, WA; and S. A. Ferguson