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

Session 5A: Wildland Fire Use (Special Session) (Track I)

Thursday, 20 November 2003: 8:00 AM-2:30 PM
Chairs:  G. Thomas Zimmerman, USDA Forest Service and Wayne Cook, USDA Forest Service
  8:00 AM
Wildland Fire Use—Evolution of a Program of Managing Wildland Fires for Resource Benefits
G. Thomas Zimmerman, USDA Forest Service, Albuquerque, NM; and R. Lasko

  9:30 AM
Economic and Political Dimensions of Wildland Fire Use
Lisa A. Dale, The Wilderness Society, Denver, CO

  10:00 AM
Fire Use Management Teams—Meeting Organizational Needs of Managing Long-Duration Wildland Fires
Wayne Cook, USDA Forest Service, Missoula, MT; and G. T. Zimmerman

  12:00 PM
  12:30 PM
Coffee Break

  1:00 PM
Lunch Break