5th Symposium on Fire and Forest Meteorology and the 2nd International Wildland Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress

Session 4A: Managing Fire in the Wildland/Urban Interface (TRACK I)

Wednesday, 19 November 2003: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Chair:  Doug Voltolina, Florida Division of Forestry
  1:30 PM
Characteristics and location of the wildland-urban interface in the United States
Susan I. Stewart, USDA Forest Service, Evanston, IL; and V. C. Radeloff and R. B. Hammer

  2:00 PM
Common Factors Affecting the Social Acceptance of Fuel Management Techniques
Greg Winter, Paul Schissler Associates, Bellingham, WA; and C. Vogt and J. Fried

  3:00 PM
Managing fire in the urban interface of interior Alaska
Dale A. Haggstrom, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Fairbanks, AK

Fuel management through crushing and burning

  4:30 PM
Fire Gels- breakthrough technology for structure protection in the WUI
John B. Bartlett, Barricade International, Inc., Hobe Sound, FL

  5:00 PM
Coffee Break