Canadian Forest Service Publications

Landscape fire modeling: challenges and opportunities: Proceedings of the Landscape Fire Modeling Workshop, November 15-16, 1999, Victoria, British Columbia. 2000. Hawkes, B.C.; Flannigan, M.D., editors. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Northern Forestry Centre, Edmonton, Alberta. Information Report NOR-X-371.

Year: 2000

Issued by: Northern Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 18224

Language: English

Series: Information Report (NoFC - Edmonton)

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The Landscape Fire Modeling Workshop was held on November 15–16, 1999 at the Pacific Forestry Centre, Victoria, British Columbia. Sixteen papers were presented on opportunities associated with and limitations of landscape fire models for boreal and temperate ecosystems. Specific topics included modeling gaps and needs, application of fire models for forest and vegetation management, and future directions. Summaries from the breakout sessions are also included in this report.