Abstract:The author reviews work done in the relation of weather to fire control, points out the limited use now made of it, and urges that foresters be trained in meteorology to enable them to use such information intelligently. He outlines a course of study for forestry students that incorporates principles used in Navy training programs.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: District Forester, Pennsylvania Department of Forests and Waters, Warren, Pa., Lieutenant Commander, United States Naval Reserve (inactive), Senior Member, S.A.F.
Publication date: July 1, 1947
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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.
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