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Blazing HeritageA History of Wildland Fires and National Parks$
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Hal K. Rothman

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780195311167

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311167.001.0001

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Managing Fire

Managing Fire

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(p.129) SIX MANAGING FIRE
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Blazing Heritage
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Hal K. Rothman (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311167.003.0007

This chapter looks at developments of new fire management models during the 1970s and 1980s. Across the national park system, fire management planning moved to the forefront. A significant number of plans were written at parks as diverse as Mammoth Cave National Park and Antietam National Battlefield. The new emphasis on fire plans produced a higher caliber of document than ever seen before. Leading scholars played a key role, with many plan concepts stemming from their research.

Keywords:   National Park Service, fire management policy, prescribed burning, national parks, Alaska

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