-Forest Fires
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Reading Assignment: Chapter 11
Enrich your geological vocabulary by reviewing and familiarizing yourself with the terms on p.121 of your textbook.
Review the procedures for wildfire hazard prevention
Find our what has been done in wildfire research
Visit a region in the US with a wide range of biodiversity
Learn current wildfires in the USA
Observe wildfires in current year, and analyze one case
Investigate the activities of the Florida Division of Forestry
Have a look at recent Forest Fires in Florida
Observe damage caused by widefires in Florida
Learn about wildfire preparation
Learn procedures for Protecting Your Home from Forest Fire
 Practice Wildfire SafetyAmerican Red Cross
Investigate the Ecological & Economic Consequences of the 1998Florida Wildfires.
Observe forest fires from Satellites
Read a report to the President in response to the wildfires in  2000.
Read President Clinton's speech: Managing the Impact of Wildfires on the Community and Environment
View forest fires in Brazil
Investigate about and its activities
Here are some books that deal with problems realted to forest fires:
Forest Fires : Behavior and Ecological Effects by Edward Johnson, Academic Press, 2001
Mapping Wildfire Hazards and Risks by R. Neil Sampson (Editor), R. Dwight Atkinson (Editor), Joe W Lewis (Editor)
Fire, Native Peoples, and the Natural Landscape by Thomas R. Vale (Editor)
Fire Effects on Ecosystems by Leonard F. DeBano (Author), Daniel G. Neary (Author), Peter F. Ffolliott (Author), 1998, John Wylie & Sons, Inc.
Fire, Native Peoples, and the Natural Landscape by Thomas R. Vale (Editor), Vale R. Thomas (Editor)
The Ecology of Fire by Robert J. Whelan (Author), H. J. B. Birks (Editor), J. A. Wiens (Editor), Cambridge University Press, 1995
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