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prescribed burning
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Planned use of carefully controlled fire to achieve predetermined management goals, such as wildlife management, fire hazard reduction, etc.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/20525.rdf
Scope Note
Use for intentional burning as a management practice; For chemical reaction with oxygen producing heat USE combustion; For the state of being on fire USE burning.
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/20525
Used For
controlled burning
prescribed fire
prescription burning
Broader Term
burning
Narrower Term
patch burning
Related Term
combustion
fire hazard reduction
fire intensity
fire regime
fire severity
range management
silvicultural practices
wildfires
Spanish
quema recomendada
Term Number
20525