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National Fire Plan Research and Development 2002 Business Summary

  • USDA Forest Service

Year Published

2003

Publication

Misc. Publ. St. Paul, MN. U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station. 60 p.

Abstract

This report summarizes the progress made by Forest Service NFP R&D in FY2002, the second year of NFP funding. Fire research conducted by Forest Service R&D is working to provide the scientific foundation necessary to increase firefighting safety and effectiveness, enhance restoration of fire-scarred landscapes, reduce fire risk through improved management of hazardous fuels, and better prepare communities to cope with wildfires.

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Citation

USDA Forest Service 2003. National Fire Plan Research and Development 2002 Business Summary. Misc. Publ. St. Paul, MN. U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Research Station. 60 p.
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