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A General Procedure for Sampling and Analyzing Wildland Fire Spread

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An algorithm is developed that converts three time measurements to the direction and rate of spread of a fire across any triangle. Procedures are also developed for analyzing the uniformity of fire spread, given four time observations. Flexible sampling techniques allow the procedures to be adapted to a wide variety of fire-related phenomena on prescribed fires or wildfires. Using the procedure, we stratified rate of spread data for a prescribed fire into two significantly different groups. Forest Sci. 30:51-64.
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Keywords: Measurement; fire behavior; prescribed burning; variability

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Bell Laboratories, Crawfords Comer Road, Holmdel, NJ 07733

Publication date: 01 March 1984

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