USDA Forest Service
  

North Central Research Station

 
 

North Central
Research Station

Suite 220
1407 S. Harrison Road
East Lansing, MI  48823

(517) 355-7740

United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service.

 

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Current Research

Regional Climate and Fire Danger Modeling for the New Jersey Pine Barrens

 

[image:] USDA Forest Service Northeastern Research Station logoDr. John Hom ( jhom@fs.fed.us ), USDA Forest Service, Newtown Square, PA; Dr. Kenneth Clark (kennethclark@fs.fed.us ), USDA Forest Service, Newtown Square, PA; Dr. Warren E. Heilman, (wheilman@fs.fed.us ), USDA Forest Service, East Lansing, MI; Dr. Joseph J. Charney (jcharney@fs.fed.us ), USDA Forest Service, East Lansing, MI;   Xindi Bian (xbian@fs.fed.us ), USDA Forest Service, East Lansing, MI.

 

Purpose:   Revise the National Fire Danger Rating System (NFDRS) for its Application to the Pine Barrens Region of New Jersey

 

Objectives:

 

  1. Provide high-resolution fire-weather predictions over the New Jersey Pine Barrens in support of the NFDRS revision effort led by the Northeastern Research Station.
  2. Assist in the monitoring of atmospheric boundary layer conditions over the New Jersey Pine Barrens in support of the NFDRS revision effort led by the Northeastern Research Station.

 

 

USDA Forest Service - North Central Research Station
Last Modified: January 25, 2005


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