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

Session 1A: Fire and Fuels Management: Part 1 (TRACK I)

Monday, 17 November 2003: 11:00 AM-5:00 PM
Chair:  Frederic W. Adrian, US Fish & Wildlife Service
  11:00 AM
Landscape level fire modeling
Charles W. McHugh, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Missoula, MT; and M. A. Finney and D. A. Stephen

  11:30 AM
Quantifying canopy fuels in conifer forests
Elizabeth Reinhardt, USDA Forest Service, Missoula, MT; and J. H. Scott and R. E. Keane

  12:00 PM
Fuel loading in the Central Hardwoods
Jeremy J. Kolaks, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO; and B. E. Cutter, E. F. Loewenstein, K. W. Grabner, G. Hartman, and J. M. Kabrick

Fuel reduction projects in Southwest ponderosa pine forests

  1:30 PM
Fuel loading and potential fire behavior after selective harvest in coast redwood stands
Christopher A. Dicus, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

  2:00 PM
Fuel composition and consumption in subtropical South Florida slash pine forests
James R. Snyder, USGS, Ochopee, FL; and H. Belles, S. Koptur, M. S. Ross, and J. Sah

  2:30 PM
Fuel Characteristic Classification System
Roger D. Ottmar, USDA Forest Service, Seattle, WA; and D. V. Sandberg, S. J. Prichard, and C. L. Riccardi

  3:00 PM
Fire Potential Rating for Wildland Fuelbeds
David V. Sandberg, USDA Forest Service, Corvallis, OR

  3:30 PM
Lunch Break

  5:00 PM
Coffee Break