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Sustaining Forests

Consequences of Fire and Fire Surrogate Treatments: The Central Appalachian Plateau Site - Animations and Videos


Animations of fire spread in prescribed burns based on temperatures recorded at multiple thermocouple sites. Click on the links below for a full description.


Video of intense surface fire activity around a tree bole instrumented with thermocouple probes. Data from the probes were used to estimate variations in heat flux around the bole (see Bova and Dickinson 2008)


Last Modified: 01/15/2010

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