Perspective: Reviving Smokey, and Other Thoughts About Fire
Abstract:Competent forest managers should have the authority to carry out professionally planned and required work for any purpose of forest management, including hazard fuel mitigation. If “analysis paralysis” prevents such management, then federal policies and regulations are more than amiss—they are criminally tragic.
Keywords: communication; environmental management; forest; forest management; forest resources; forestry; forestry research; forestry science; fuel; natural resource management; natural resources; wildland-urban interface
Document Type: Miscellaneous
Affiliations: Retired Forester 6 Chiswick Court, San Antonio, TX, 78218,
Publication date: September 1, 2002
- 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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