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Fire Behavior

Upcoming Events

6th Fire Behavior and Fuels Conference
April 29, 2019 to May 3, 2019

Past Events

12th Fire and Forest Meteorology Symposium
May 15, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Lessons from the Milli Fire
February 26, 2018
2017 Conference on Fire Prediction Across Scales
October 23, 2017 to October 25, 2017
Grand Valley State University Prescribed Fire Courses
August 10, 2015 to August 14, 2015
Spot Fires
March 12, 2015
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting
December 15, 2014 to December 19, 2014

Webinars/Videos

BehavePlus Updates and Changes
May 16, 2018
Faith A. Heinsch
The US National Fire Danger Rating System: Past, Present and Future
Mar 9, 2018
William Matt Jolly, Larry S. Bradshaw, Patrick H. Freeborn
Climate, Megafires, and Conservation Financing
Dec 11, 2017
Cynthia West, Shawna Legarza, William Matt Jolly, Jacqueline Emanuel, Zach Knight
Fundamental research on how wildfires spread
May 2, 2017
Sara S. McAllister
Understanding the spread of wildfire
Jan 25, 2016
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
Spot fires
Mar 12, 2015
Brian E. Potter
Fire columns and plume dynamics
Feb 26, 2015
Brian E. Potter
Effects of complex terrain on extreme fire behavior
Jan 27, 2015
Craig B. Clements, Neil Lareau
A day in the life of a fire behavior analyst
Nov 13, 2014
Risa Lange-Navarro, Tony Navarro
The fire lab
May 27, 2014
Mark A. Finney, Sara S. McAllister
Mega fire project PNW
Feb 6, 2014
Haiganoush K. Preisler
A deadly beauty: the danger of fire whirls
Jun 27, 2013
Jason M. Forthofer, Bret W. Butler
How effective were fuel treatments in the 2011 Wallow fire?
May 23, 2013
Morris C. Johnson, Maureen C. Kennedy
Past meets the present: using old burns in fire management
Jan 30, 2013
Southwest Fire Science Consortium
Introduction to FlamMap5
Aug 9, 2012
Charles W. McHugh
Wildland Fire Assessment Tool
May 16, 2012
Eva K. Strand, Joshua C. Hyde
Burn boss stories
Jan 6, 2012
Andy Norman, Dan Buckley, JoAnn Larsen, Ben Jacobs, Mac McFarland
WFDSS modeling and weather
Dec 8, 2011
Tom St. Clair
Introduction to the Canadian Forest Fire Weather Index System
Sep 28, 2011
Stephen W. Taylor, Bruce D. Lawson
Lodgepole pine ecology & fire behavior
Dec 8, 2010
Daniel B. Tinker
Wildland Urban Interface Fires: An Overview for Homeowners
Jan 17, 2008
John Getter, Bill Mills, Will Mays, Dan Bailey, Mike Dougherty
Wildland Urban Interface Fires: An Overview for Responders
Jan 17, 2008
John Getter, Dan Bailey, Will Mays, Bill Mills, Mike Dougherty

Research Briefs

2013 Flame descriptors
Dale D. Wade
2006 Fuel Treatment Evaluator 3.0
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
1993 Probability of fire-stopping precipitation events
Donald J. Latham, Richard C. Rothermel

Management/Planning Documents

1985 Fire Review of the 1985 Log Tom Fire Complex (Butte Fire)
Jerry Monesmith, Dick Flannelly, Bert Strom, Jim Lawrence

Syntheses

2016 Synthesis of knowledge of extreme fire behavior: volume 2 for fire behavior specialists, researchers, and meteorologists
Paul A. Werth, Brian E. Potter, Martin E. Alexander, Miguel G. Cruz, Craig B. Clements, Mark A. Finney, Jason M. Forthofer, Scott L. Goodrick, Chad M. Hoffman, William Matt Jolly, Sara S. McAllister, Roger D. Ottmar, Russell A. Parsons
2014 Fire behavior in masticated fuels: a review
Jesse K. Kreye, Nolan W. Brewer, Penelope Morgan, J. Morgan Varner, Alistair M. S. Smith, Chad M. Hoffman, Roger D. Ottmar
2012 Fuels and fire behavior dynamics in bark beetle-attacked forests in Western North America and implications for fire management
Michael J. Jenkins, Wesley G. Page, Elizabeth G. Hebertson, Martin E. Alexander
2011 Review of fuel treatment effectiveness in forests and rangelands and a case study from the 2007 megafires in central, Idaho, USA
Andrew T. Hudak, Ian Rickert, Penelope Morgan, Eva K. Strand, Sarah A. Lewis, Peter R. Robichaud, Chad M. Hoffman, Zachary A. Holden
2011 Synthesis of knowledge of extreme fire behavior: Volume 1 for managers
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
2004 Science basis for changing forest structure to modify wildfire behavior and severity
Russell T. Graham, Sarah M. McCaffrey, Theresa B. Jain

Publications/Reports

2018 Switching on the Big Burn of 2017
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jennifer Balch, Tania L. Schoennagel, A. Park Williams, John T. Abatzoglou, Megan E. Cattau, Nathan Mietkiewicz, Lise A. St. Denis
2018 The sensitivity of US wildfire occurrence to pre-season soil moisture conditions across ecosystems
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Daniel Jensen, John T. Reager, Brittany Zajic, Nick Rousseau, Matthew Rodell, Everett Hinkley
2018 Flame-Front Rate of Spread Estimates for Moderate Scale Experimental Fires Are Strongly Influenced by Measurement Approach
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Joshua M. Johnston, Melanie J. Wheatley, Martin J. Wooster, Ronan Paugam, G. Matt Davies, Kaitlin A. DeBoer
2018 Biological and geophysical feedbacks with fire in the Earth system
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sally Archibald, Caroline E. R. Lehmann, Claire M. Belcher, William J. Bond, Ross A. Bradstock, Anne Laure Daniau, K. G. Dexter, Elisabeth J. Forrestel, M. Greve, Tianhua He, Steven I. Higgins, William A. Hoffmann, Byron B. Lamont, D. J. McGlinn, G. R. Moncrieff, Colin P. Osborne, Juli G. Pausas, Owen F. Price, Brad S. Ripley, Brendan M. Rogers, Dylan W. Schwilk, M. F. Simon, Merritt R. Turetsky, Guido R. Van der Werf, Amy E. Zanne
2018 Optimizing precipitation thresholds for best correlation between dry lightning and wildfires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Brian Vant-Hull, Tollisha Thompson, William Koshak
2018 Optimizing smoke and plume rise modeling approaches at local scales
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Derek V. Mallia, Adam K. Kochanski, Shawn P. Urbanski, John C. Lin
2018 Data Descriptor: TerraClimate, a high-resolution global dataset of monthly climate and climatic water balance from 1958-2015
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Solomon Z. Dobrowski, Sean A. Parks, Katherine C. Hegewisch
2018 Dimensional analysis on forest fuel bed fire spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jiann C. Yang
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 Defining Extreme Wildfire Events: Difficulties, Challenges, and Impacts
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Fantina Tedim, Vittorio Leone, Malik Amraoui, Christophe Bouillon, Michael R. Coughlan, Giuseppe M. Delogu, Paulo M. Fernandes, Carmen Ferreira, Sarah M. McCaffrey, Tara K. McGee, Joana Parente, Douglas Paton, Mário G. Pereira, Luís M. Ribeiro, Domingos Xavier Viegas, Gavriil Xanthopoulos
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 Modeling Fire Pathways in Montane Grassland−Forest Ecotones
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Joshua L. Conver, Donald A. Falk, Stephen R. Yool, Robert R. Parmenter
2018 How do weather and terrain contribute to firefighter entrapments in Australia?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sébastien Lahaye, J. Sharples, Stuart Matthews, Simon Heemstra, Owen F. Price, Rachel Badlan
2018 A comparison of the US National Fire Danger Rating System (NFDRS) with recorded fire occurrence and final fire size
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Nicholas G. Walding, Hywel T. P. Williams, Scott McGarvie, Claire M. Belcher
2018 Interactions between large high-severity fires and salvage logging on a short return interval reduce the regrowth of fire-prone serotinous forests
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Angela Taboada, Víctor Fernández-García, Elena Marcos, Leonor Calvo
2018 Improving Fire Behaviour Data Obtained from Wildfires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Alexander I. Filkov, Thomas J. Duff, Trent D. Penman
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
2018 Effect of woody debris on the rate of spread of surface fires in forest fuels in a combustion wind tunnel
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Andrew L. Sullivan, N. C. Surawski, Daniel A. Crawford, Richard J. Hurley, Liubov Volkova, Christopher J. Weston, Carl P. Meyer
2018 Framework for submodel improvement in wildfire modeling
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
M. El Houssami, A. Lamorlette, D. Morvan, Rory Hadden, Albert Simeoni
2018 Deconstructing the King Megafire
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Janice L. Coen, E. Natasha Stavros, Jo Ann Fites-Kaufman
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 Fire Control and the 2015 Canyon Creek Complex Fire
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Hutch Brown
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
2017 Simulated fire behaviour in young, postfire lodgepole pine forests
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Kellen N. Nelson, Monica G. Turner, William H. Romme, Daniel B. Tinker
2017 Trend analysis of fire season length and extreme fire weather in North America between 1979 and 2015
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Piyush Jain, Xianli Wang, Michael D. Flannigan
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 Hierarchical 3D fuel and consumption maps to support physics-based fire modeling - Final Report to the Joint Fire Science Program
Technical Report or White Paper
Andrew T. Hudak, Susan J. Prichard, Robert E. Keane, E. Louise Loudermilk, Russell A. Parsons, Carl A. Seielstad, Eric Rowell, Nick Skowronski
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 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 Network analysis of wildfire transmission and implications for risk governance
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Alan A. Ager, Cody Evers, Michelle A. Day, Haiganoush K. Preisler, Ana M. G. Barros, Max W. Nielsen-Pincus
2017 Climate adaption and post-fire restoration of a foundational perennial in cold desert: Insights from intraspecific variation in response to weather
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Martha M. Brabec, Matthew J. Germino, Bryce A. Richardson
2017 Effects of season on ignition of live wildland fuels using the forced ignition and flame spread test apparatus
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sara S. McAllister, David R. Weise
2017 Qualitative flow visualization of flame attachment on slopes
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Torben Grumstrup, Sara S. McAllister, Mark A. Finney
2017 Climate change and the eco-hydrology of fire: will area burned increase in a warming western USA?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Donald McKenzie, Jeremy S. Littell
2017 The normal fire environment—Modeling environmental suitability for large forest wildfires using past, present, and future climate normals
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Raymond J. Davis, Zhiqiang Yang, Andrew Yost, Cole Belongie, Warren B. Cohen
2017 An uncertainty analysis of wildfire modeling [Chapter 13]
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Karen L. Riley, Matthew P. Thompson
2017 Interacting effects of fire severity, time since fire and topography on vegetation structure after wildfire
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Michelle Bassett, Steven W.J. Leonard, Evelyn K. Chia, Michael F. Clarke, Andrew F. Bennett
2017 Human exposure and sensitivity to globally extreme wildfire events
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
David M. J. S. Bowman, Grant J. Williamson, John T. Abatzoglou, Crystal A. Kolden, Mark A. Cochrane, Alistair M. S. Smith
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 Spatially explicit measurements of forest structure and fire behavior following restoration treatments in dry forests
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
J. Ziegler, Chad M. Hoffman, Michael A. Battaglia, William E. Mell
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
2016 Projected changes in cold hardiness zones and suitable overwinter ranges of perennial crops over the United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Lauren E. Parker, John T. Abatzoglou
2016 Does prescribed fire promote resistance to drought in low elevation forests of the Sierra Nevada, California, USA?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Phillip J. van Mantgem, Anthony C. Caprio, Nathan L. Stevenson, Adrian J. Das
2016 Synthesis of knowledge of extreme fire behavior: volume 2 for fire behavior specialists, researchers, and meteorologists
Synthesis, Technical Report or White Paper
Paul A. Werth, Brian E. Potter, Martin E. Alexander, Miguel G. Cruz, Craig B. Clements, Mark A. Finney, Jason M. Forthofer, Scott L. Goodrick, Chad M. Hoffman, William Matt Jolly, Sara S. McAllister, Roger D. Ottmar, Russell A. Parsons
2016 Prior wildfires influence burn severity of subsequent fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Camille Stevens-Rumann, Susan J. Prichard, Eva K. Strand, Penelope Morgan
2016 Closure to development of soil moisture drought index to characterize droughts
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Mohammad Sohrabi, Jae H. Ryu, John T. Abatzoglou, John Tracy
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 Spatial coherence of extreme precipitation events in the Northwestern United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Lauren E. Parker, John T. Abatzoglou
2016 Fire weather conditions and fire-atmosphere interactions observed during low-intensity prescribed fires - Rxcadre 2012
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Craig B. Clements, Neil Lareau, Daisuke Seto, Jonathan Contezac, Braniff Davis, Casey Teske, Thomas J. Zajkowski, Andrew T. Hudak, Benjamin C. Bright, Matthew B. Dickinson, Bret W. Butler, Daniel M. Jimenez, J. Kevin Hiers
2016 Development of high-resolution (250 m) historical daily gridded air temperature data using reanalysis and distributed sensor networks for the US Northern Rocky Mountains
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Zachary A. Holden, Alan Swanson, Anna E. Klene, John T. Abatzoglou, Solomon Z. Dobrowski, Samuel A. Cushman, John Squires, Gretchen Moisen, Jared W. Oyler
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 impact of aging on laboratory fire behaviour in masticated shrub fuelbeds of California and Oregon, USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jesse K. Kreye, J. Morgan Varner, Jeffrey M. Kane, Eric E. Knapp, Warren P. Reed
2016 Safe separation distance score: a new metric for evaluating wildland firefighter safety zones using Lidar
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Michael J. Campbell, Philip E. Dennison, Bret W. Butler
2016 Burning rates of wood cribs with implications for wildland fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sara S. McAllister, Mark A. Finney
2016 Measurements relating fire radiative energy density and surface fuel consumption - RxCADRE 2011 and 2012
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Andrew T. Hudak, Matthew B. Dickinson, Benjamin C. Bright, Robert L. Kremens, E. Louise Loudermilk, Joseph J. O'Brien, Benjamin Hornsby, Roger D. Ottmar
2016 The effect of wind on burning rate of wood cribs
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sara S. McAllister, Mark A. Finney
2016 Measuring radiant emissions from entire prescribed fires with ground, airborne, and satellite sensors - RxCADRE 2012
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Matthew B. Dickinson, Andrew T. Hudak, Thomas J. Zajkowski, E. Louise Loudermilk, Wilfrid Schroeder, Luke Ellison, Robert L. Kremens, William Holley, Otto Martinez, Alexander Paxton, Benjamin C. Bright, Joseph J. O'Brien, Benjamin Hornsby, Charles Ichoku, Jason Faulring, Aaron Gerace, David L. Peterson, Joseph Mauceri
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 High-resolution infrared thermography for capturing wildland fire behaviour: RxCADRE 2012
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Joseph J. O'Brien, E. Louise Loudermilk, Benjamin Hornsby, Andrew T. Hudak, Benjamin C. Bright, Matthew B. Dickinson, J. Kevin Hiers, Casey Teske, Roger D. Ottmar
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 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 The Influence of fuel moisture and flammable monoterpenes on the combustibility of conifer fuels
Technical Report or White Paper
Michael J. Jenkins, Justin B. Runyon, Martin E. Alexander, Wesley G. Page, Andrew Guinta
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 Determination of the effects of heating mechanisms and moisture content on ignition of live fuels
Technical Report or White Paper
David R. Weise, Thomas H. Fletcher, Shankar M. Mahalingam, Sara S. McAllister, Babak Shotorban, William Matt Jolly
2016 Attribution of extreme weather events in the context of climate change - Report in brief
Technical Report or White Paper
Committee on Extreme Weather Events and Climate Change Attribution
2016 Ecohydrological implications of drought for forests in the United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
James M. Vose, Chelcy Ford Miniat, Charles H. Luce, Heidi Asbjornsen, Peter V. Caldwell, John L. Campbell, Gordon E. Grant, Daniel J. Isaak, Steven P. Loheide II, Ge Sun
2016 Controls on interannual variability in lightning-caused fire activity in the western US
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Crystal A. Kolden, Jennifer Balch, Bethany A. Bradley
2016 Contribution of cut-off lows to precipitation across the United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou
2016 Recent advances and remaining uncertainties in resolving past and future climate effects on global fire activity
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
A. Park Williams, John T. Abatzoglou
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
2016 Autoignition of wood under combined convective and radiative heating
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sara S. McAllister, Mark A. Finney
2016 Wildland fire limits subsequent fire occurrence
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sean A. Parks, Carol Miller, Lisa M. Holsinger, Scott L. Baggett, Benjamin J. Bird
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 Observations of distributed snow depth and snow duration within diverse forest structures in a maritime mountain watershed
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Susan E. Dickerson-Lange, James A. Lutz, Rolf Gersonde, Kael A. Martin, Jenna E. Forsyth, Jessica D. Lundquist
2015 Daily weather and other factors influencing burn severity in central Idaho and western Montana
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Donovan Birch, Penelope Morgan, Crystal A. Kolden, John T. Abatzoglou, Gregory K. Dillon, Andrew T. Hudak, Alistair M. S. Smith
2015 Fuel loads and simulated fire behavior in 'old-stage' beetle-infested ponderosa pine of the Colorado Plateau
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
E. Matthew Hansen, Morris C. Johnson, Barbara J. Bentz, A. Steven Munson
2015 Climate-induced variations in global wildfire danger from 1979 to 2013
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
William Matt Jolly, Mark A. Cochrane, Patrick H. Freeborn, Zachary A. Holden, Timothy J. Brown, G.J. Williamson, David M. J. S. Bowman
2015 Limitations and utilisation of monitoring trends in burn severity products for assessing wildfire severity in the USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Crystal A. Kolden, Alistair M. S. Smith, John T. Abatzoglou
2015 Recent findings relating to firefighter safety zones
Conference Proceedings
Bret W. Butler, Russell A. Parsons, William E. Mell
2015 Relationships between fire danger and the daily number and daily growth of active incidents burning in the Northern Rocky Mountains, USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Patrick H. Freeborn, Mark A. Cochrane, William Matt Jolly
2015 The changing strength and nature of fire-climate relationships in the northern Rocky Mountains, U.S.A., 1902-2008
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Philip E. Higuera, John T. Abatzoglou, Jeremy S. Littell, Penelope Morgan
2015 The potential impact of regional climate change on fire weather in the United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Ying Tang, Shiyuan Zhong, Lifeng Luo, Xindi Bian, Warren Heilman, Julie Winkler
2015 Implications of climate change on wind erosion of agricultural lands in the Columbia plateau
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
B.S. Sharratt, J. Tatarko, John T. Abatzoglou, F.A. Fox, D. Huggins
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
2015 Warning signals for eruptive events in spreading fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jerome M. Fox, George M. Whitesides
2015 Verification of Spot Fire Weather Forecasts
Technical Report or White Paper
John D. Horel, Timothy J. Brown
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 Development of soil moisture drought index (SODI) to characterize droughts
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Mohammad Sohrabi, Jae H. Ryu, John T. Abatzoglou, John Tracy
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 Projected changes in snowfall extremes and interannual variability of snowfall in the western U.S.
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
A.C. Lute, John T. Abatzoglou, Katherine C. Hegewisch
2015 Future mega-fires and smoke impacts
Technical Report or White Paper
Narasimhan K. Larkin, John T. Abatzoglou, Donald McKenzie, Brian E. Potter, E. Ashley Steel, Brian J. Stocks
2015 Role of buoyant flame dynamics in wildfire spread
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Mark A. Finney, Jack D. Cohen, Jason M. Forthofer, Sara S. McAllister, Michael J. Gollner, Daniel J. Gorham, Kozo Saito, Nelson K. Akafuah, Brittany A. Adam, Justin D. English
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 Wildland fire as a self-regulating mechanism: the role of previous burns and weather in limiting fire progression
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sean A. Parks, Lisa M. Holsinger, Carol Miller, Cara R. Nelson
2014 Defining extreme wildland fires using geospatial and ancillary metrics
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Karen O. Lannom, Wade T. Tinkham, Alistair M. S. Smith, John T. Abatzoglou, Beth A. Newingham, Troy E. Hall, Penelope Morgan, Eva K. Strand, Travis B. Paveglio, John Anderson, Aaron M. Sparks
2014 Observed changes in false springs over the contiguous United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Alexander G. Peterson, John T. Abatzoglou
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 Seasonal climate variability and change in the Pacific Northwest of the United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, David E. Rupp, Philip W. Mote
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
2014 Climate and very large wildland fires in the contiguous western USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
E. Natasha Stavros, John T. Abatzoglou, Narasimhan K. Larkin, Donald McKenzie, E. Ashley Steel
2014 Is proportion burned severely related to daily area burned?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Donovan Birch, Penelope Morgan, Crystal A. Kolden, Andrew T. Hudak, Alistair M. S. Smith
2014 A comparison of three approaches for simulating fine-scale surface winds in support of wildland fire management. Part II. An exploratory study of the effect of simulated winds on fire growth simulations
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jason M. Forthofer, Bret W. Butler, Charles W. McHugh, Mark A. Finney, Larry S. Bradshaw, Richard D. Stratton, Kyle S. Shannon, Natalie S. Wagenbrenner
2014 Representation and evaluation of wildfire propagation simulations
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jean-Baptiste Filippi, Vivien Mallet, Bahaa Nader
2014 Fuel treatment effectiveness in reducing fire intensity and spread rate -- an experimental overview
Conference Proceedings
Eric Mueller, Nick Skowronski, Albert Simeoni, Kenneth L. Clark, Robert L. Kremens, William E. Mell, Michael R. Gallagher, Jan C. Thomas, Alexander I. Filkov, M. El Houssami, John L. Hom, Bret W. Butler
2014 Impacts of mega-fires on large U.S. urban area air quality under changing climate and fuels
Technical Report or White Paper
Yongqiang Liu, Scott L. Goodrick, John A. Stanturf, Hanqin Tian
2014 Questionable evidence of natural warming of the northwestern United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, David E. Rupp, Philip W. Mote
2014 Modeling very large-fire occurrences over the continental United States from weather and climate forcing
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Renaud Barbero, John T. Abatzoglou, E. Ashley Steel, Narasimhan K. Larkin
2014 Observed and projected changes in absolute temperature extremes across the contiguous United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Renaud Barbero
2014 Tracking interannual streamflow variability with drought indices in the U.S. Pacific Northwest
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Renaud Barbero, Jacob W. Wolf, Zachary A. Holden
2014 Fire behavior in masticated fuels: a review
Book or Chapter or Journal Article, Synthesis
Jesse K. Kreye, Nolan W. Brewer, Penelope Morgan, J. Morgan Varner, Alistair M. S. Smith, Chad M. Hoffman, Roger D. Ottmar
2014 Extent of the rain-snow transition zone in the western U.S. under historic and projected climate
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
P. Zion Klos, Timothy E. Link, John T. Abatzoglou
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
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 The missing mountain water: slower westerlies decrease orographic enhancement in the Pacific Northwest USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Charles H. Luce, John T. Abatzoglou, Zachary A. Holden
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 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 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 Modelling conditional burn probability patterns for large wildland fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Pamela S. Ziesler, Douglas B. Rideout, Robin Reich
2013 Wildland fire emissions, carbon, and climate: modeling fuel consumption
Book or Chapter or Journal Article, Synthesis
Roger D. Ottmar
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 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 Fire behaviour case study of two early winter grass fires in southern Alberta, 27 November 2011
Technical Report or White Paper
Martin E. Alexander, Mark J. Heathcott, Randall L. Schwanke
2013 Models for predicting fuel consumption in sagebrush-dominated ecosystems
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Clinton S. Wright
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 Fire weather case study - Mann Gulch Fire, Montana
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Paul A. Werth
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
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 Effect of suppression strategies on federal wildland fire expenditures
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Krista M. Gebert, Anne E. Black
2012 Climate extremes and their linkage to regional drought over Idaho, USA
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Mohammad Sohrabi, Jae H. Ryu, John T. Abatzoglou, John Tracy
2012 An evaluation of multi-scalar drought indices in Nevada and eastern California
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Daniel J. McEvoy, Justin L. Huntington, John T. Abatzoglou, Laura M. Edwards
2012 Fuels and fire behavior dynamics in bark beetle-attacked forests in Western North America and implications for fire management
Book or Chapter or Journal Article, Synthesis
Michael J. Jenkins, Wesley G. Page, Elizabeth G. Hebertson, Martin E. Alexander
2012 Entrainment regimes and flame characteristics of wildland fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Ralph M. Nelson, Bret W. Butler, David R. Weise
2012 Spatial variability in wildfire probability across the western United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Marc-Andre Parisien, Susan Snetsinger, Jonathan A. Greenberg, Cara R. Nelson, Tania L. Schoennagel, Solomon Z. Dobrowski, Max A. Moritz
2012 Fourmile Canyon Fire Findings
Technical Report or White Paper
Russell T. Graham, Mark A. Finney, Charles W. McHugh, Jack D. Cohen, David E. Calkin, Richard D. Stratton, Ned Nikolov
2012 Characterizing fire-on-fire interactions in three large wilderness areas
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Casey Teske, Carl A. Seielstad, Lloyd P. Queen
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
2012 Relationships between moisture, chemistry, and ignition of Pinus contorta needles during the early stages of mountain pine beetle attack
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
William Matt Jolly, Russell A. Parsons, Ann M. Hadlow, Greg M. Cohn, Sara S. McAllister, John B. Popp, Robert M. Hubbard, Jose F. Negron
2012 Spatial bottom-up controls on fire likelihood vary across western North America
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Sean A. Parks, Marc-Andre Parisien, Carol Miller
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
2011 A comparison of statistical downscaling methods suited for wildfire applications
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Timothy J. Brown
2011 Both topography and climate affected forest and woodland burn severity in two regions of the western US
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Gregory K. Dillon, Zachary A. Holden, Penelope Morgan, Michael A. Crimmins, Emily K. Heyerdahl, Charles H. Luce
2011 Review of fuel treatment effectiveness in forests and rangelands and a case study from the 2007 megafires in central, Idaho, USA
Synthesis, Technical Report or White Paper
Andrew T. Hudak, Ian Rickert, Penelope Morgan, Eva K. Strand, Sarah A. Lewis, Peter R. Robichaud, Chad M. Hoffman, Zachary A. Holden
2011 Changes in climatic water balance drive downhill shifts in plant species optimum elevations
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Shawn M. Crimmins, Solomon Z. Dobrowski, Jonathan A. Greenberg, John T. Abatzoglou, Alison R. Mynsberge
2011 How fuel treatments saved homes from the 2011 Wallow fire
Technical Report or White Paper
Pam Bostwick, James P. Menakis, Tim Sexton
2011 Empirical downscaling of daily minimum air temperature at very fine resolutions in complex terrain
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Zachary A. Holden, John T. Abatzoglou, Scott L. Baggett, Charles H. Luce
2011 Influence of the PNA on declining mountain snowpack in the western United States
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou
2011 Characterization of flame radiosity in shrubland fires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Miguel G. Cruz, Bret W. Butler, Domingos Xavier Viegas, Pedro Palheiro
2011 Do mountain pine beetle outbreaks change the probability of active crown fire in lodgepole pine forests?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Martin Simard, William H. Romme, Jacob M. Griffin, Monica G. Turner
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 Fine fuel heating by radiant flux
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
David Frankman, Brent W. Webb, Bret W. Butler, Donald J. Latham
2010 Initialization of high resolution surface wind simulations using NWS gridded data
Conference Proceedings
Jason M. Forthofer, Bret W. Butler
2010 Large scale fire whirls: can their formation be predicted?
Conference Proceedings
Jason M. Forthofer, Bret W. Butler
2010 How big was Dodge's escape fire?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Martin E. Alexander
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
2010 A portable system for characterizing wildland fire behavior
Conference Proceedings
Bret W. Butler, Daniel M. Jimenez, Jason M. Forthofer, Kyle S. Shannon, Paul Sopko
2010 Firefighter safety zone: the effect of terrain slope of separation distance
Conference Proceedings
Bret W. Butler, Jason M. Forthofer
2010 In-situ characterization of wildland fire behavior
Conference Proceedings
Bret W. Butler, Daniel M. Jimenez, Jason M. Forthofer, Paul Sopko, Kyle S. Shannon, James J. Reardon
2010 The effect of terrain slope on firefighter safety zone effectiveness
Conference Proceedings
Bret W. Butler, Jason M. Forthofer, Kyle S. Shannon, Daniel M. Jimenez, David Frankman
2009 Efforts to update firefighter safety zone guidelines
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Bret W. Butler
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 Rx-CADRE (Prescribed Fire Combustion-Atmospheric Dynamics Research Experiments) collaborative research in the core fire sciences
Conference Proceedings
Daniel M. Jimenez, J. Kevin Hiers, Roger D. Ottmar, Matthew B. Dickinson, Robert L. Kremens, Joseph J. O'Brien, Andrew T. Hudak, C. Clements
2009 Wildland surface fire spread modelling, 1990-2007. 3: Simulation and mathematical analogue models
Book or Chapter or Journal Article, Synthesis
Andrew L. Sullivan
2009 Fuel treatment guidebook: illustrating treatment effects on fire hazard
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Crystal L. Raymond
2009 An analysis of Dodge's escape fire on the 1949 Mann Gulch Fire in terms of a survival zone for wildland firefighters
Conference Proceedings
Martin E. Alexander, Mark Y. Ackerman, Gregory J. Baxter
2009 Influence of the Madden Julian Oscillation on summertime cloud-to-ground lightning activity over the continental US
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Timothy J. Brown
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 How much influence does landscape-scale physiography have on air temperature in a mountain environment?
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Solomon Z. Dobrowski, John T. Abatzoglou, Jonathan A. Greenberg, S.G. Schladow
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 The 1988 fires of Yellowstone and beyond as a wildland fire behavior case study
Technical Report or White Paper
Martin E. Alexander
2009 Learning the rhythm of the seasons in the face of global change: phenological research in the 21st century
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jeffrey T. Morrisette, Andrew D. Richardson, Alan K. Knapp, Jeremy I. Fisher, Eric A. Graham, John T. Abatzoglou, Bruce E. Wilson, David D. Breshears, Geoffrey M. Henebry, Jonathan M. Hanes, Liang Liang
2009 January 31st 2009 off-season grassland wildfire
Technical Report or White Paper
Robert W. Hoenisch
2008 Climate drivers of regionally synchronous fires in the inland northwest (1651-1900)
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Emily K. Heyerdahl, Donald McKenzie, Lori D. Daniels, Amy E. Hessl, Jeremy S. Littell, Nathan J. Mantua
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 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
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 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 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 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 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 An assessment of fuel treatments on three large 2007 Pacific Northwest fires
Technical Report or White Paper
Steve Harbert, Andrew T. Hudak, Laura Mayer, T. D. Rich, Sarah Robertson
2007 A fuel treatment reduces fire severity and increases suppression efficiency in a mixed conifer forest
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Jason J. Moghaddas, Larry Craggs
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 The asymmetry of trends in spring and autumn temperature and circulation regimes over western North America
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Kelly T. Redmond
2006 Windwizard: a new tool for fire management decision support
Conference Proceedings
Bret W. Butler, Mark A. Finney, Larry S. Bradshaw, Jason M. Forthofer, Charles W. McHugh, Rick Stratton, Daniel M. Jimenez
2006 Biomass consumption during prescribed fires in big sagebrush ecosystems
Conference Proceedings
Clinton S. Wright, Susan J. Prichard
2006 Interpreting fire behavior - powerpoint
Presentation Slides
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
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 Warming and earlier spring increase western U.S. forest wildfire activity
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Anthony L. Westerling, Hugo G. Hidalgo, Daniel R. Cayan, Thomas W. Swetnam
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
2006 Planetary wave breaking and nonlinear reflection: seasonal cycle and interannual variability
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
John T. Abatzoglou, Gudrun Magnusdottir
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
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 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 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
2004 Landscape fire simulation and fuel treatment optimization
Technical Report or White Paper
Mark A. Finney
2004 A comment on models and modelling in fire/fuel management
Technical Report or White Paper
Martin E. Alexander
2004 'Brewer fire mystery' discussion
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Stephen A. Eckert, Martin E. Alexander
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 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
2004 Science basis for changing forest structure to modify wildfire behavior and severity
Synthesis, Technical Report or White Paper
Russell T. Graham, Sarah M. McCaffrey, Theresa B. Jain
2003 Wildland fire behavior case studies and analysis: part 2
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
2003 Reaction times and burning rates for wind tunnel headfires
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Ralph M. Nelson
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 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 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 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 Stevensville West Central Study
Conference Proceedings
J. Greg Jones, Jimmie D. Chew, Nan K. Christianson, D. J. Silvieus, Catherine A. Stewart
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
1997 Wildfire case study: Butte City Fire, southeastern Idaho, July 1, 1994
Technical Report or White Paper
Bret W. Butler, Timothy D. Reynolds
1997 Making sense of fire weather
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Brian E. Potter
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
1994 Fire growth maps for the 1988 Greater Yellowstone Area fires
Technical Report or White Paper
Richard C. Rothermel, Roberta A. Hartford, Carolyn H. Chase
1993 The evaluation of Idaho wildfire growth using the Haines Index
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Paul A. Werth, Richard Ochoa
1992 Fuel moisture, forest type, and lightning-caused fire in Yellowstone National Park
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Roy A. Renkin, Don G. Despain
1991 Predicting behavior of the 1988 Yellowstone fires: projections versus reality
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Richard C. Rothermel
1991 The 1985 Butte fire in central Idaho: a Canadian perspective on the associated burning conditions
Conference Proceedings, Technical Report or White Paper
Martin E. Alexander
1991 The 1985 Butte fire in central Idaho: a Canadian perspective on the associated burning conditions
Conference Proceedings, Technical Report or White Paper
Martin E. Alexander
1991 Predicting behavior and size of crown fires in the northern Rocky Mountains
Technical Report or White Paper
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
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 Behavior of the life-threatening Butte Fire: August 27-29, 1985
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Richard C. Rothermel, Robert W. Mutch
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
1983 Monoammonium phosphate: effect on flammability of excelsior and pine needles
Technical Report or White Paper
Aylmer D. Blakely
1982 Fuel and fire behavior prediction in big sagebrush
Technical Report or White Paper
James K. Brown
1980 Lightning direction-finding systems for forest fire detection throughout the western United States and Alaska
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
E. Philip Krider, R. C. Noggle, A. E. Pifer, Dale L. Vance
1980 Influence of harvesting and residues on fuels and fire management
Technical Report or White Paper
James K. Brown
1978 Predicting slash depth for fire modeling
Technical Report or White Paper
Frank A. Albini, James K. Brown
1976 Fire danger rating network density
Technical Report or White Paper
Rudy M. King, R. William Furman
1975 Broadcast burning in larch-fir clearcuts: the Miller Creek-Newman Ridge study
Technical Report or White Paper
William R. Beaufait, Charles E. Hardy, William C. Fischer
1973 Meteorological factors in the Sundance Fire run
Technical Report or White Paper
Arnold I. Finklin
1972 Field test of a rate-of-fire-spread model in slash fuels
Technical Report or White Paper
James K. Brown
1968 Sundance Fire: an analysis of fire phenomena
Technical Report or White Paper
Hal E. Anderson
1966 Mechanisms of fire spread research progress report no. 2
Technical Report or White Paper
Hal E. Anderson
1951 Fire behavior in Northern Rocky Mountain Forests
Technical Report or White Paper
Jack S. Barrows
1937 Death in Blackwater Canyon
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Erle Kauffman
1932 Meteorological conditions affecting the Freeman Lake (Idaho) Fire
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
George M. Jemison
1927 Meteorological factors in the Quartz Creek forest fire
Book or Chapter or Journal Article
Harry T. Gisborne