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"Fuel Treatments On Rangelands "

Dec 1, 2011
Fuel Treatments on Rangelands. Philip S. Cook and Jay O'Laughlin (December 2011).
This report is intended to introduce policy makers and citizens to issues related to wildfire management and fuel treatments on Idaho’s rangelands. The report summarizes the findings of fuel treatment studies on rangelands in Idaho and comparable areas of the western U.S., examines the risks associated with fuel treatment alternatives, summarizes the policies that currently affect fuel treatment implementation, and suggests research and policy alternatives that may increase fuel treatment effectiveness: 

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