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broadcast burning

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broadcast burning noun

Allowing a controlled fire to burn over a designated area within well-defined boundaries, for reduction of fuel hazard, as a silvicultural treatment, or both[1].


quema controlada[2]


Brûlage extensif[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Forest Resources Glossary. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service. (2019, May 08).
  2. Wildland Fire Management Terminology. (2005, January). Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.