Binocular Telescopes in Forest Fire Detection
Abstract:To what extent do binoculars contribute to the work of forest fire detection? What are the proper specifications for a binocular to be used in fire control work, and what will such an instrument cost? The author of this article, after a study of binoculars, offers answers to the above questions to those iuterested in forest fire control.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: California Forest Experiment Station, Berkeley, Calif.
Publication date: January 1, 1933
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- The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
2015 Impact Factor: 1.476
Ranking: 22 of 66 in forestry
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