Using National Ambient Air Quality Standards for fine particulate matter to assess regional wildland fire smoke and air quality management.

Abstract

Wildland fire is an important ecological process in the California Sierra Nevada. Personal accounts from pre-20th century describe a much smokier environment than present day. The policy of suppression beginning in the early 20th century and climate change are contributing to increased megafires. We use a single particulate monitoring site at the wildland… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.07.004

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@article{Schweizer2017UsingNA, title={Using National Ambient Air Quality Standards for fine particulate matter to assess regional wildland fire smoke and air quality management.}, author={Donald Schweizer and Ricardo Cisneros and Samuel Traina and Teamrat A. Ghezzehei and Glenn E. Shaw}, journal={Journal of environmental management}, year={2017}, volume={201}, pages={345-356} }