Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Western Fire Science

Publication and Source

USDA Forest Service Office of Tribal Relations

Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Western Fire Science

http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/fsbdev2_035303.pdf

Short Description

This publication provides descriptions of selected articles regarding Traditional Ecological Knowledge of fire and Western Fire Science. It describes key article points so that one wishing to research the issue more can preview the literature. Also, it discusses the possibility of turning to TEK more with time for forest management.

Format and Retrieval

PDF on OTR website.

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The Forest Service was established in 1905 and is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The Forest Service manages public lands in national forests and grasslands, which encompass 193 million acres.