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Lightning Injuries

Known as: Effects of lightning, Lightning Injury, Injury, Lightning 
Accidental injuries caused by brief high-voltage electrical discharges during thunderstorms. Cardiopulmonary arrest, coma and other neurologic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
  • A. Westerling
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B…
  • 2016
  • Corpus ID: 21052905
Prior work shows western US forest wildfire activity increased abruptly in the mid-1980s. Large forest wildfires and areas burned… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
A synthesis was carried out to examine Alaska’s boreal forest fire regime. During the 2000s, an average of 767 000 ha·year–1… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Abstract This second part of a two-part study examines the lightning and charge structure evolution of the 29 June 2000 tornadic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Nationally, the causes and extent of fire on lands administrated by the United States Forest Service varied significantly from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
[1] The location accuracy of the New Mexico Tech Lightning Mapping Array (LMA) has been investigated experimentally using… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Aim Native American burning impacts on California shrubland dominated landscapes are evaluated relative to the natural… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract Observation of the vertical profile of precipitation over the global Tropics is a key objective of the Tropical Rainfall… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract During May–July 2000, the Severe Thunderstorm Electrification and Precipitation Study (STEPS) occurred in the High… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Fire occurrences and their sources were monitored in Emas National Park, Brazil (17°49′–18°28′S; 52°39′–53°10′W) from June 1995… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This paper begins a study on the role of lightning in maintaining the global distribution of nitrogen oxides (NOx) in the… Expand
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