Prescribed Burning in California Wildlands Vegetation Management / Edition 1

Prescribed Burning in California Wildlands Vegetation Management / Edition 1

by Harold Biswell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520219457

ISBN-13: 9780520219458

Pub. Date: 08/31/1999

Publisher: University of California Press


Harold Biswell's decades of research and field experience were a major factor in developing policies of controlled or prescribed burning, which mimics or reintroduces the natural fire cycle. This comprehensive study introduces the principles and practices of prescribed burning, which apply far beyond California, within a historical and ecological perspective.

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Harold Biswell's decades of research and field experience were a major factor in developing policies of controlled or prescribed burning, which mimics or reintroduces the natural fire cycle. This comprehensive study introduces the principles and practices of prescribed burning, which apply far beyond California, within a historical and ecological perspective. Available for the first time in paperback, with a new foreword by James Agee, this book places Biswell's study—and his legacy—in the context of recent developments in the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520219458
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
08/31/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
274
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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