James D. Arnold

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Department of Geography
Department of Geography
260 S. Central Campus Drive, Room 270
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-9155, USA

Publications in Fire Ecology

Modeling Climate-Fire Connections within the Great Basin and 
Upper Colorado River Basin, Western United States

Pages: 64-75
DOI: 10.4996/fireecology.1002064

The specific temporal patterns of antecedent conditions associated with fire occurrence in the Great Basin and Upper Colorado River Basin are poorly understood. Using 25 years of combined fire and climate data, we identified unique antecedent patterns of climate conditions prior to fires in the Great Basin and Upper Colorado River Basin. Five distinct antecedent patterns of climate related to fire were found within the region; with these antecedent patterns we were able to construct models of fire danger.  [Read More]

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