Removal of tinder in ponderosa: Prescribed burning of forest brush during the wet season by tested methods effectively reduces hazard of wildfire
H. H. Biswell, University of California
A. M. Schultz, University of California
California Agriculture 10(2):6-7. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v010n02p6.
Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:
Dead material in second-growth ponderosa pine is one factor contributing to destructive uncontrolled fires in summer.
H. H. Biswell is Professor of Forestry, University of California, Berkeley. A. M. Schultz is Associate Specialist in Forestry, University of California, Berkeley.
The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1360.
The above-reported studies are a part of a project conducted co-operatively by the University of California and California Department of Fish and Game under Federal Aid in Wildlife, Restoration Act Project California 31-R.