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crown fire

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Definition

crown fire noun

A fire that advances through the crown fuel layer, the upper part of the tree bearing live branches and foliage[1].

Español

fuego de copas[2]

Français

Feu de cime[1]

中文

树冠火[3]

References


  1. 1.0 1.1 Forest Resources Glossary. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service. (2019, May 08). https://cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/terms/
  2. Wildland Fire Management Terminology. (2005, January). Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. http://www.fao.org/3/ap456t/ap456t00.pdf
  3. FAO TERM PORTAL. (2019). Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. http://www.fao.org/faoterm/en/