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Fire Behavior Prediction

Upcoming Events

None.

Webinars/Videos

FlamMap 6.0 Webinar
Jan 22, 2020
Charles W. McHugh
Missoula Fire Sciences Lab Virtual Field Trip
May 28, 2019
Mark A. Finney, Sara S. McAllister
FSPro settings
Nov 29, 2017
Mark A. Finney
What makes a good fire analyst
Nov 29, 2017
Mark A. Finney
Fundamental research on how wildfires spread
May 2, 2017
Sara S. McAllister
Presentation 1: Analyst considerations in Alaska (concepts applicable to the lower 48)
Nov 16, 2015
Robert Ziel, LaWen Hollingsworth, Rick Stratton, Jon D. Rieck
Vortices and wildland fire
May 20, 2015
Scott L. Goodrick, Jason M. Forthofer
Effects of complex terrain on extreme fire behavior
Jan 27, 2015
Craig B. Clements, Neil Lareau
The fire lab
May 27, 2014
Mark A. Finney, Sara S. McAllister
Introduction to FlamMap5
Aug 9, 2012
Charles W. McHugh
WFDSS modeling and weather
Dec 8, 2011
Tom St. Clair

Syntheses

Publications/Reports

2020 Frequency of Dynamic Fire Behaviours in Australian Forest Environments
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Alexander I. Filkov, Thomas J. Duff, Trent D. Penman
2020 Mathematical modeling of wildland fire initiation and spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Vladimir Agranat, Valeriy Perminov
2020 Two methods for calculating wildland fire rate of forward spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
James S. Gould, Andrew L. Sullivan
2020 Fire behaviour in wheat crops - effect of fuel structure on rate of fire spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Miguel G. Cruz, Richard J. Hurley, Rachel Bessell, Andrew L. Sullivan
2020 Lateral flame spread over PMMA under forced air flow
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Kun Zhao, Michael J. Gollner, Qiong Liu, Junhui Gong, Lizhong Yang
2020 Anthropogenic and lightning-started fires are becoming larger and more frequent over a longer season length in the U.S.A.
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Megan E. Cattau, Carol A. Wessman, Adam L. Mahood, Jennifer Balch
2020 Exploring fire response to high wind speeds: fire rate of spread, energy release and flame residence time from fires burned in pine needle beds under winds up to 27 m s−1
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Bret W. Butler, Steve Quarles, Christine Standohar-Alfano, Murray Morrison, Daniel M. Jimenez, Paul Sopko, Cyle E. Wold, Larry S. Bradshaw, Loren Atwood, Justin Landon, Joseph J. O'Brien, Benjamin Hornsby, Natalie S. Wagenbrenner, Wesley G. Page
2020 Global fire season severity analysis and forecasting
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Leonardo N. Ferreira, Didier A. Vega-Oliveros, Liang Zhao, Manoel F. Cardoso, Elbert E.N. Macau
2019 Pixel-level statistical analyses of prescribed fire spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Miles Currie, Kevin Speer, J. Kevin Hiers, Joseph J. O'Brien, Scott L. Goodrick, Bryan Quaife
2019 Inferring energy incident on sensors in low-intensity surface fires from remotely sensed radiation and using it to predict tree stem injury
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Matthew B. Dickinson, Bret W. Butler, Andrew T. Hudak, Benjamin C. Bright, Robert L. Kremens, Carine Klauberg
2019 Adjusting the rate of spread of fire simulations in real-time
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Adrián Cardil, Santiago Monedero, C. A. Silva, Joaquin Ramírez
2019 Observations of turbulent heat and momentum fluxes during wildland fires in forested environments
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Warren Heilman, Xindi Bian, Kenneth L. Clark, Shiyuan Zhong
2019 The Vegetation Structure Perpendicular Index (VSPI): A forest condition index for wildfire predictions
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Andrea Massetti, Christoph Rüdiger, Marta Yebra, J. E. Hilton
2019 A review of a new generation of wildfire–atmosphere modeling
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
A. Bakhshaii, E. A. Johnson
2019 Reply to Cruz and Alexander: Comments on “Evaluating Crown Fire Rate of Spread Predictions from Physics-Based Models"
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Chad M. Hoffman, J. Ziegler, R. R. Linn, J. Canfield, W. Mell, Carolyn Hull Sieg, F. Pimont
2019 Can peat soil support a flaming wildfire?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Shaorun Lin, Peiyi Sun, Xinyan Huang
2019 Classification of potential fire outbreaks: a fuzzy modeling approach based on thermal images
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Maria João Sousa, Alexandra Moutinho, Miguel Almeida
2019 Applications of simulation-based burn probability modelling: a review
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Marc-Andre Parisien, Denyse A. Dawe, Carol Miller, Christopher A. Stockdale, O. Bradley Armitage
2018 Live Fuel Moisture Content: The ‘Pea Under the Mattress’ of Fire Spread Rate Modeling?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Carlos G. Rossa, Paulo M. Fernandes
2018 Use of ordinary kriging and Gaussian conditional simulation to interpolate airborne fire radiative energy density estimates [Corrigendum]
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
C. Klauberg, Andrew T. Hudak, Benjamin C. Bright, Luigi Boschetti, Matthew B. Dickinson, Robert L. Kremens, C. A. Silva
2018 A project to measure and model pyrolysis to improve prediction of prescribed fire behavior
Conference Proceedings
David R. Weise, Thomas H. Fletcher, Timothy J. Johnson, Wei Min Hao, Mark Dietenberger, M. Princevac, Bret W. Butler, Sara S. McAllister, Joseph O’Brien, E. Louise Loudermilk, Roger D. Ottmar, Andrew T. Hudak, Akira Kato, Babak Shotorban, Shankar M. Mahalingam, William E. Mell
2018 Fire spread across a sloping fuel bed: flame dynamics and heat transfers
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Frederic Morandini, Xavier Silvani, Jean-Luc Dupuy, Arnaud Susset
2018 An improved non-equilibrium model for the ignition of living fuel
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
A. Lamorlette, M. El Houssami, D. Morvan
2018 The Cooney Ridge Fire Experiment: An Early Operation to Relate Pre-, Active, and Post-Fire Field and Remotely Sensed Measurements
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Andrew T. Hudak, Patrick H. Freeborn, Sarah A. Lewis, Sharon M. Hood, Helen Y. Smith, Colin C. Hardy, Robert J. Kremens, Bret W. Butler, Casey Teske, Robert G. Tissell, Lloyd P. Queen, Bryce L. Nordgren, Benjamin C. Bright, Penelope Morgan, Philip J. Riggan, Lee Macholz, Leigh B. Lentile, Jim Riddering, Edward E. Mathews
2018 Conditional Performance Evaluation: Using Wildfire Observations for Systematic Fire Simulator Development
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Thomas J. Duff, Jane G. Cawson, Brett Cirulis, Petter Nyman, Gary J. Sheridan, Kevin G. Tolhurst
2018 Advancing the Science of Wildland Fire Dynamics Using Process-Based Models
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Chad M. Hoffman, Carolyn Hull Sieg, Rodman Linn, William E. Mell, Russell A. Parsons, Justin P. Ziegler, J. Kevin Hiers
2018 Dimensional analysis on forest fuel bed fire spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jiann C. Yang
2018 Boundary layer instabilities in mixed convection and diffusion flames with an unheated starting length
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Colin H. Miller, Wei Tang, Evan Sluder, Mark A. Finney, Sara S. McAllister, Jason M. Forthofer, Michael J. Gollner
2018 An evaluation of NDFD weather forecasts for wildland fire behavior prediction
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Wesley G. Page, Natalie S. Wagenbrenner, Bret W. Butler, Jason M. Forthofer, Chris Gibson
2018 Scaling nonreactive cross flow over a heated plate to simulate forest fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Nikolay Gustenyov, Nelson K. Akafuah, Ahmad Salaimeh, Mark A. Finney, Sara S. McAllister, Kozo Saito
2018 Analysis of the physical processes associated with junction fires at laboratory and field scales
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
J. R. Raposo, Domingos Xavier Viegas, X. Xie, Miguel Almeida, A. R. Figueiredo, L. Porto, J. Sharples
2017 Evidence of fuels management and fire weather influencing fire severity in an extreme fire event
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jamie M. Lydersen, Brandon M. Collins, Matthew L. Brooks, John R. Matchett, Kristen L. Shive, Nicholas A. Povak, Van R. Kane, Douglas F. Smith
2017 An uncertainty analysis of wildfire modeling [Chapter 13]
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Karen L. Riley, Matthew P. Thompson
2017 Spatiotemporal dynamics of simulated wildfire, forest management, and forest succession in central Oregon, USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Ana M. G. Barros, Alan A. Ager, Michelle A. Day, Haiganoush K. Preisler, Thomas A. Spies, Eric M. White, Robert J. Pabst, Keith A. Olsen, Emily K. Platt, John D. Bailey, John P. Bolte
2017 How to generate and interpret fire characteristics charts for the U.S. fire danger rating system
Technical Report or White Paper
Faith A. Heinsch, Patricia L. Andrews, D. A. Tirmenstein
2017 An improved canopy wind model for predicting wind adjustment factors and wildland fire behavior
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
William J. Massman, Jason M. Forthofer, Mark A. Finney
2017 Fuel-related fire-behaviour relationships for mixed live and dead fuels burned in the laboratory
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Carlos G. Rossa, Paulo M. Fernandes
2017 Qualitative flow visualization of flame attachment on slopes
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Torben Grumstrup, Sara S. McAllister, Mark A. Finney
2016 Burning rates of wood cribs with implications for wildland fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sara S. McAllister, Mark A. Finney
2016 Observations of energy transport and rate of spreads from low-intensity fires in longleaf pine habitat - Rxcadre 2012
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Bret W. Butler, Casey Teske, Daniel M. Jimenez, Joseph J. O'Brien, Paul Sopko, Cyle E. Wold, Mark Vosburgh, Benjamin Hornsby, E. Louise Loudermilk
2016 The effect of wind on burning rate of wood cribs
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sara S. McAllister, Mark A. Finney
2016 Near-term probabilistic forecast of significant wildfire events for the western United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Haiganoush K. Preisler, Karen L. Riley, Crystal S. Stonesifer, David E. Calkin, William Matt Jolly
2016 Weather, fuels, and topography impede wildland fire spread in western US landscapes
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Lisa M. Holsinger, Sean A. Parks, Carol Miller
2016 A comparison of level set and marker methods for the simulation of wildland fire front propagation
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Anthony S. Bova, William E. Mell, Chad M. Hoffman
2016 Autoignition of wood under combined convective and radiative heating
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sara S. McAllister, Mark A. Finney
2016 Quantifying the influence of previously burned areas on suppression effectiveness and avoided exposure: a case study of the Las Conchas Fire
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Matthew P. Thompson, Patrick H. Freeborn, Jon D. Rieck, David E. Calkin, Julie W. Gilbertson-Day, Mark A. Cochrane, Michael S. Hand
2016 Predicting large wildfires across western North America by modeling seasonal variation in soil water balance
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Richard H. Waring, Nicholas C. Coops
2016 The net benefits of human-ignited wildfire forecasting: the case of tribal land units in the United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jeffrey P. Prestemon, David T. Butry, Douglas S. Thomas
2015 Warning signals for eruptive events in spreading fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jerome M. Fox, George M. Whitesides
2015 A wildfire-relevant climatology of the convective environment of the United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Brian E. Potter, Matthew A. Anaya
2015 Modeling spatial and temporal dynamics of wind flow and potential fire behavior following a mountain pine beetle outbreak in a lodgepole pine forest
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Chad M. Hoffman, Rodman Linn, Russell A. Parsons, Carolyn Hull Sieg, Judith Winterkamp
2015 Experimental analysis of fire spread across a two-dimensional ridge under wind conditions
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
J. R. Raposo, S. Cabiddu, Domingos Xavier Viegas, M. Salis, J. Sharples
2015 Evaluating crown fire rate of spread predictions from physics-based models
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Chad M. Hoffman, J. Ziegler, Rodman Linn, William E. Mell, Carolyn Hull Sieg, F. Pimont
2015 Deriving fundamental statistical shrub fuel models by laser scanning and combustion experimentation
Technical Report or White Paper
Carl A. Seielstad, Thomas H. Fletcher, David R. Weise
2014 Representation and evaluation of wildfire propagation simulations
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jean-Baptiste Filippi, Vivien Mallet, Bahaa Nader
2014 Crown fire potential in lodgepole pine forests during the red stage of mountain pine beetle attack
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Wesley G. Page, Michael J. Jenkins, Martin E. Alexander
2014 Large wildfire trends in the western United States, 1984-2011
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Philip E. Dennison, Simon C. Brewer, James D. Arnold, Max A. Moritz
2014 Spectroscopic analysis of seasonal changes in live fuel moisture content and leaf dry mass
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Yi Qi, Philip E. Dennison, William Matt Jolly, Rachel C. Kropp, Simon C. Brewer
2014 Regional projections of the likelihood of very large wildland fires under a changing climate in the contiguous western United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
E. Natasha Stavros, John T. Abatzoglou, Donald McKenzie, Narasimhan K. Larkin
2013 Angular variation of fire rate of spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jorge C. S. Andre, Joao C. Goncalves, Gilberto C. Vaz, Domingos Xavier Viegas
2013 Fire weather case study - Mann Gulch Fire, Montana
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Paul A. Werth
2013 Current status and future needs of the BehavePlus Fire Modeling System
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Patricia L. Andrews
2013 Uncertainty associated with model predictions of surface and crown fire rates of spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Miguel G. Cruz, Martin E. Alexander
2013 Fuel Characteristic Classification System version 3.0: technical documentation
Technical Report or White Paper
Susan J. Prichard, David V. Sandberg, Roger D. Ottmar, Ellen Eberhardt, Anne Andreu, Paige C. Eagle, Kjell Swedin
2013 Crown fire behavior characteristics and prediction in conifer forests: a state-of-knowledge synthesis - Final Report to the Joint Fire Science Program
Synthesis, Technical Report or White Paper
Martin E. Alexander, Miguel G. Cruz, Nicole M. Vaillant, David L. Peterson
2013 Modelling conditional burn probability patterns for large wildland fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Pamela S. Ziesler, Douglas B. Rideout, Robin Reich
2013 Relationships between climate and macroscale area burned in the western United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Crystal A. Kolden
2013 The relationship of large fire occurrence with drought and fire danger indices in the western USA, 1984-2008: the role of temporal scale
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Karen L. Riley, John T. Abatzoglou, Isaac C. Grenfell, Anna E. Klene, Faith A. Heinsch
2013 Optimising fuel treatments over time and space
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Woodam Chung, J. Greg Jones, Kurt Krueger, Jody Bramel, Marco A. Contreras
2013 Surface fire intensity influences simulated crown fire behavior in lodgepole pine forests with recent mountain pine beetle-caused tree mortality
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Chad M. Hoffman, Penelope Morgan, William E. Mell, Russell A. Parsons, Eva K. Strand, Stephen Cook
2013 Are the applications of wildland fire behaviour models getting ahead of their evaluation again?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Martin E. Alexander, Miguel G. Cruz
2013 A study of flame spread in engineered cardboard fuelbeds: part II: scaling law approach
Conference Proceedings
Brittany A. Adam, Nelson K. Akafuah, Mark A. Finney, Jason M. Forthofer, Kozo Saito
2013 Combustibility of a mixture of live and dead fuel components
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Domingos Xavier Viegas, J. Soares, Miguel Almeida
2013 Models for predicting fuel consumption in sagebrush-dominated ecosystems
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Clinton S. Wright
2012 Modeling tree-level fuel connectivity to evaluate the effectiveness of thinning treatments for reducing crown fire potential
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Marco A. Contreras, Russell A. Parsons, Woodam Chung
2012 Numerical simulation of crown fire hazard immediately after bark beetle-caused mortality in lodgepole pine forests
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Chad M. Hoffman, Penelope Morgan, William E. Mell, Russell A. Parsons, Eva K. Strand, Stephen Cook
2012 Do mountain pine beetle outbreaks change the probability of active crown fire in lodgepole pine forests? Comment 1 & 2, Reply 1
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Christopher J. Moran, Mark A. Cochrane, William Matt Jolly, Russell A. Parsons, J. Morgan Varner, Bret W. Butler, Kevin C. Ryan, Corey L. Gucker, Martin Simard, William H. Romme, Monica G. Turner
2011 Simulating fuel treatment effects in dry forests of the western United States: testing the principles of a fire-safe forest
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Morris C. Johnson, Maureen C. Kennedy, David L. Peterson
2011 A comparison of statistical downscaling methods suited for wildfire applications
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Timothy J. Brown
2011 Synthesis of knowledge of extreme fire behavior: Volume 1 for managers
Synthesis, Technical Report or White Paper
Paul A. Werth, Brian E. Potter, Craig B. Clements, Mark A. Finney, Scott L. Goodrick, Martin E. Alexander, Miguel G. Cruz, Jason M. Forthofer, Sara S. McAllister
2011 A method for ensemble wildland fire simulation
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Mark A. Finney, Isaac C. Grenfell, Charles W. McHugh, Robert C. Seli, D. Trethewey, Richard D. Stratton, Stuart Brittain
2011 Analyzing wildfire exposure and source-sink relationships on a fire prone forest landscape
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Alan A. Ager, Nicole M. Vaillant, Mark A. Finney, Haiganoush K. Preisler
2011 Linking 3D spatial models of fuels and fire: effects of spatial heterogeneity on fire behavior
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Russell A. Parsons, William E. Mell, Peter McCauley
2010 Large scale fire whirls: can their formation be predicted?
Conference Proceedings
Jason M. Forthofer, Bret W. Butler
2010 Evaluating the ecological benefits of wildfire by integrating fire and ecosystem simulation models
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Robert E. Keane, Eva C. Karau
2010 Fire-climate interactions in the American west since 1400 CE
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Valerie Trouet, Alan H. Taylor, Eugene R. Wahl, Carl N. Skinner
2010 Effects of biomass removal treatments on stand-level fire characteristics in major forest types of the Northern Rocky Mountains
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Elizabeth D. Reinhardt, Lisa M. Holsinger, Robert E. Keane
2009 Fuel treatment guidebook: illustrating treatment effects on fire hazard
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Crystal L. Raymond
2009 Seasonal predictions for wildland fire severity
Conference Proceedings, Technical Report or White Paper
Shyh-Chin Chen, Haiganoush K. Preisler, Francis M. Fujioka, John W. Benoit, John O. Roads
2009 Wildland surface fire spread modelling, 1990-2007. 1: Physical and quasi-physical models
Book or Chapter or Journal Article, Synthesis
Andrew L. Sullivan
2009 Wildland surface fire spread modelling, 1990-2007. 2: Empirical and quasi-empirical models
Book or Chapter or Journal Article, Synthesis
Andrew L. Sullivan
2009 Wildland surface fire spread modelling, 1990-2007. 3: Simulation and mathematical analogue models
Book or Chapter or Journal Article, Synthesis
Andrew L. Sullivan
2008 Temporal and spatial structure in a daily wildfire-start data set from the western United States (1986-96)
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Patrick J. Bartlein, Steven W. Hostetler, Sarah L. Shafer, J. O. Holman, Allen M. Solomon
2007 Wildfires, weather, and productivity
Conference Proceedings
Michel L. Bernard, Noureddine Nimour
2007 A physics-based approach to modelling grassland fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
William E. Mell, Mary Ann Jenkins, Jim Gould, Phil Cheney
2007 Statistical model for forecasting monthly large wildfire events in the western United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Haiganoush K. Preisler, Anthony L. Westerling
2007 On the use of a firebrand generator to investigate the ignition of structures in wildland-urban interface (WUI) fires
Conference Proceedings
Anthony Manzello, John R. Shields, Jiann C. Yang, Yoshihiko Hayashi, Daisaku Nii
2007 Simulation of long-term landscape-level fuel treatment effects on large wildfires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Mark A. Finney, Robert C. Seli, Charles W. McHugh, Alan A. Ager, Bernhard Bahro, James K. Agee
2007 Predicted fire behavior in selected mountain pine beetle-infested lodgepole pine
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Wesley G. Page, Michael J. Jenkins
2007 Fuel consumption and flammability thresholds in shrub-dominated ecosystems - Final Report to the Joint Fire Science Program
Technical Report or White Paper
Clinton S. Wright, Roger D. Ottmar, Sue A. Ferguson, Robert E. Vihnanek
2007 Contingent pacific-atlantic ocean influence on multicentury wildfire synchrony over western North America
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Thomas Kitzberger, Peter M. Brown, Emily K. Heyerdahl, Thomas W. Swetnam, Thomas T. Veblen
2007 Guide to fuel treatments in dry forests of the Western United States: assessing forest structure and fire hazard
Technical Report or White Paper
Morris C. Johnson, David L. Peterson, Crystal L. Raymond
2006 Evaluation of MM5 model resolution when applied to prediction of National Fire Danger Rating indexes
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jeanne L. Hoadley, Miriam L. Rorig, Larry S. Bradshaw, Sue A. Ferguson, Kenneth Westrick, Scott L. Goodrick, Paul A. Werth
2006 Employing numerical weather models to enhance fire weather and fire behavior predictions
Conference Proceedings
Joseph J. Charney, Lesley A. Fusina
2006 Interpreting fire behavior - powerpoint
Presentation Slides
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
2006 Regional relationships between climate and wildfire-burned area in the Interior West, USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Brandon M. Collins, Philip N. Omi, Phillip L. Chapman
2005 Evaluation of the Experimental Climate Prediction Center's fire danger forecasts with remote automated weather station observations
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Hauss J. Reinbold, John O. Roads, Timothy J. Brown
2005 Climate drivers of fire and fuel in the Northern Rockies: past, present & future - Final Report to the Joint Fire Science Program
Technical Report or White Paper
Penelope Morgan, Emily K. Heyerdahl, Carol Miller, Matthew G. Rollins
2005 Climatic controls of fire in the western United States: from the atmosphere to ecosystems - Final Report to the Joint Fire Science Program
Technical Report or White Paper
Steven W. Hostetler, Patrick J. Bartlein, Allen M. Solomon, J. O. Holman, Richard T. Busing, Sarah L. Shafer
2005 Evaluation of the Experimental Climate Prediction Center's fire danger forecasts with remote automated weather station observations
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Hauss J. Reinbold, John O. Roads, Timothy J. Brown
2005 Modeling surface winds in complex terrain for wildland fire incident support - Final Report to the Joint Fire Science Program
Technical Report or White Paper
Mark A. Finney, Larry S. Bradshaw, Bret W. Butler
2004 Landscape fire simulation and fuel treatment optimization
Technical Report or White Paper
Mark A. Finney
2004 The impact of twenty-first century climate change on wildland fire danger in the western United States: an applications perspective
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Timothy J. Brown, Beth L. Hall, Anthony L. Westerling
2004 A comment on models and modelling in fire/fuel management
Technical Report or White Paper
Martin E. Alexander
2004 MODIS Applications in 2003 Fire Management - Slide presentation
Conference Proceedings
C. A. Ryan, Bryce L. Nordgren, James P. Menakis, Mark A. Finney, Wei Min Hao
2003 Assessing the value of increased model resolution in forecasting fire danger
Conference Proceedings
Jeanne L. Hoadley, Miriam L. Rorig, Kenneth Westrick, Larry S. Bradshaw, Sue A. Ferguson, Scott L. Goodrick, Paul A. Werth
2003 Assessing canopy fuel stratum characteristics in crown fire prone fuel types of western North America
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Martin E. Alexander, Ronald H. Wakimoto
2003 Comparison of 2-D wind fields and simulated wildland fire growth
Conference Proceedings
Karl F. Zeller, Ned Nikolov, John S. Snook, Mark A. Finney, Jason M. Forthofer
2003 Climate and wildfire in the western United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Anthony L. Westerling, Timothy J. Brown, Alexander Gershunov, Daniel R. Cayan, M. D. Dettinger
2003 Statistical forecasts of the 2003 western wildfire season using canonical correlation analysis
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Anthony L. Westerling, Alexander Gershunov, Daniel R. Cayan
2003 Predicting surface winds in complex terrain for use in fire spread models
Conference Proceedings
Jason M. Forthofer, Bret W. Butler, Kyle S. Shannon, Mark A. Finney, Larry S. Bradshaw, Richard D. Stratton
2003 Performance of the Haines Index during August 2000 for Montana
Conference Proceedings
Brian E. Potter, Scott L. Goodrick
2002 The 2000 fire season: lightning-caused fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Miriam L. Rorig, Sue A. Ferguson
2002 Long lead statistical forecasts of area burned in western U.S. wildfires by ecosystem province
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Anthony L. Westerling, Alexander Gershunov, Daniel R. Cayan, Tim P. Barnett
2001 Statistical forecast of the 2001 western wildfire season using principal components regression
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Anthony L. Westerling, Daniel R. Cayan, Alexander Gershunov, M. D. Dettinger, Timothy J. Brown
2000 The Mann Gulch Fire and the Canadian Forest Fire Danger Rating System
Conference Proceedings
Martin E. Alexander
2000 Fire-climate interactions in the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness area
Conference Proceedings
Kurt F. Kipfmueller, Thomas W. Swetnam
2000 Stevensville West Central Study
Conference Proceedings
J. Greg Jones, Jimmie D. Chew, Nan K. Christianson, D. J. Silvieus, Catherine A. Stewart
2000 Simulating fire patterns in heterogeneous landscapes
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
William W. Hargrove, Robert H. Gardner, Monica G. Turner, William H. Romme, Don G. Despain
1998 Development of input data layers for the FARSITE fire growth model for the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness Complex, USA
Technical Report or White Paper
Robert E. Keane, Janice L. Garner, Kirsten M. Schmidt, Donald G. Long, James P. Menakis, Mark A. Finney
1995 Intermountain West lightning-caused fires: climatic predictors of area burned
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Paul A. Knapp
1994 A statistical-topographic model for mapping climatological precipitation over mountainous terrain
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Christopher Daly, Ronald P. Neilson, Donald L. Phillips
1993 Mann Gulch fire: a race that couldn't be won
Technical Report or White Paper
Richard C. Rothermel
1993 The evaluation of Idaho wildfire growth using the Haines Index
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Paul A. Werth, Richard Ochoa
1991 Predicting behavior and size of crown fires in the northern Rocky Mountains
Technical Report or White Paper
Richard C. Rothermel
1991 Predicting behavior of the 1988 Yellowstone fires: projections versus reality
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Richard C. Rothermel
1990 The Haines Index and Idaho fire growth
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Paul A. Werth, Richard Ochoa
1989 The relationship between mean monthly fire potential indices and monthly fire severity
Conference Proceedings
M. H. McCutchan, William A. Main
1988 Help with making crown fire hazard assessments
Conference Proceedings, Technical Report or White Paper
Martin E. Alexander
1986 Appraising fuels and flammability in western aspen: a prescribed fire guide
Technical Report or White Paper
James K. Brown, Dennis Simmerman
1985 Predicting duff and woody fuel consumed by prescribed fire in the Northern Rocky Mountains
Technical Report or White Paper
James K. Brown, Michael A. Marsden, Kevin C. Ryan, Elizabeth D. Reinhardt
1984 Changes in fire weather distributions: effects on predicted fire behavior
Technical Report or White Paper
Lucy A. Salazar, Larry S. Bradshaw
1984 Modeling behavior of prescribed fires in Yosemite National Park
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jan W. van Wagtendonk, Stephen J. Botti
1982 Fuel and fire behavior prediction in big sagebrush
Technical Report or White Paper
James K. Brown
1980 Influence of harvesting and residues on fuels and fire management
Technical Report or White Paper
James K. Brown
1976 Fire danger rating network density
Technical Report or White Paper
Rudy M. King, R. William Furman
1966 Mechanisms of fire spread research progress report no. 2
Technical Report or White Paper
Hal E. Anderson
1957 The relationship of jet streams to forest fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
V. J. Schaefer
1951 Fire behavior in Northern Rocky Mountain Forests
Technical Report or White Paper
Jack S. Barrows