Forest Fires: Are they Beneficial?
Forest Fires: Are they Beneficial?

Forest Fires: Are they Beneficial?

Price: $69.00
Item Number: CEV70429
Microsoft® PowerPoint®
Topics Include:
Benefits of Forest Fires
Forest Fire Safety
Prescribed Burns
Disadvantages of Forest Fires
and Many More!
When you hear the words "forest fire," you immediately think devastation. However, this presentation not only explores the history of forest fires in the United States, but also lists the benefits forest fires provide, such as reducing hazardous fuels, improving wildlife habitats, controlling pests and disease. Safety measures and proper prescribed burn conditions (e.g., wind speed, temperature, rainfall, etc.) are discussed in order to create and maintain a successful burn. Various types of prescribed burns (e.g., backing, strip-heading, flanking, point source, center and circular) are defined, along with listing the advantages and disadvantages of each.

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