Research Looks at Air Quality and Forest Burning
Abstract:The present state of knowledge and current research efforts on forest burning and air quality are discussed. Possible air pollution control measures are presented, including meteorological smoke management and fire behavior management. Slash disposal methods other than burning are reviewed.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Research Meteorologist, Pacific Southwest Forest & Range Exp. Sta., Forest Serv. U.S. Dep. Agr., Portland, Ore.
Publication date: September 1, 1970
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