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Forest fires and their control

E. S. Art ЕЃsybashev

Forest fires and their control

by E. S. Art ЕЃsybashev

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Published by A.A. Balkema in Rotterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest fires.,
  • Forest fires -- Prevention and control.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementE.S. Artsybashev.
    SeriesRussian translation series -- 15., Russian translations series -- 15.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14263662M
    ISBN 109061914302

    "Globally, 95 percent of all fires are caused by various human activities," said Mike Jurvelius, an FAO forest fire expert. "If humans are the main cause of forest fires, prevention and control have to involve people at local level. The traditional approach of focusing on legislation and expensive equipment alone is not sufficient," he added. The Greek forest fires were a series of massive forest fires that broke out in several areas across Greece throughout the summer of The most destructive and lethal infernos broke out on 23 August, expanded rapidly and raged out of control until 27 August, until they were put out in early : heat wave, arson, and wind.

    Learn More Global Forest Watch Fires (GFW Fires) is an online platform for monitoring and responding to forest and land fires using near real-time information. GFW Fires can empower people to better combat harmful fires before they burn out of control and hold accountable those who may have burned forests illegally. Forest fires are scary. They could happen without warning, and they could grow so big that many animals will lose their home. So how can man control huge forest fires? Young children will be learning a lot from this educational book! Make reading more interesting than before by getting a copy of picture books like this one. Grab a copy today!

    economic terms and in number of human casualties. This book comes in a very adequate moment in which society, national and European governments are discussing potential options under future climate change conditions that may trigger more dangerous and more frequent forest fires. The loss of human lives is the worst outcome of forest fires and this. In the beginning, the U.S. Forest Service said, "lets attack it head on" but that didn't work for too long. After a large number of people gave their lives while trying to put out fires, the U.S. Forest Service said to prevent fires from ever occurring. That is when Smokey the Bear was started.


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