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    Comprehensive References

    All Fired Up!, Newsletter of the Wisconsin Chapter [of The Nature Conservancy], Winter 2003-2004, Madison, 2003. View Full Entry
    Fifield Fire Lookout Tower, Columns, July/August 2007, p. 7. in "State Register of Historic Places, Recent Wisconsin Additions", Madison, 2007. View Full Entry
    Apfelbaum and Haney, Changes in Bird Populations During Succession Following Fire in the Northern Great Lakes Wilderness, Lucas: Proceedings Natl Wild. Conf, 1983, USFS Gen. Tech. Rpt. INT-212, Ogden, Utah, 1985. View Full Entry
    Baldwin, A. G., Burned: 12,000 Acres--On Purpose!, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 23:5, May 1958, pp. 18-19., Madison, 1958. View Full Entry
    Baldwin, A. G., Burned: 12,000 Acres--On Purpose!, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, May, 1958, 1958. View Full Entry
    Barney, Richard J., Compiler, Proceedings of Fire Working Group, Society of Am. Foresters, Natl. Convention, Albuquerque, NM, Oct. 4, 1977., Ogden, UT, 1977. View Full Entry
    Butler, Beverly, My Sister's Keeper, New York, 1980. View Full Entry
    Candy, R. H., Discussion on the Reproduction and Development of White Pine, The Forestry Chronicle, Vol. 15, 1939, pp. 88-92., Mattawa, ON , 1939. View Full Entry
    Clepper, Henry, Crusade for Conservatio, Washington, 1975. View Full Entry
    Ecklund, et al., Facing Fire!, Wisconsin Natural Resources, 36:2, April 2012, center section., Madison, 2012. View Full Entry
    Graham, Samuel, et al., Aspens Phoenix Trees of the Great Lakes Region, Ann Arbor, 1963. View Full Entry
    Harper, et al., Forest Practices and Productivity, The Yearbook of Agriculture 1957: Soils, Washington, 1957. View Full Entry
    Hill, Barry, Wildland Fire Management: Reducing the Threat of Wildland Fires, GAO-02-843T (Testimony), Washington, 2002. View Full Entry
    Huff and Agee, Wilderness Fire Research, Lucas: Proceedings Natl Wild. Conf, 1983, USFS Gen. Tech. Rpt. INT-212, Ogden, Utah, 1985. View Full Entry
    Huppert, John, DNR Uses Fire for Forest, Wildlife Habitat Management, Vilas County News Review, Emergency Services supplement, p. 26, October 6, 1999., Eagle River, 1999. View Full Entry
    Lotan, James E. et al., effects of Fire on Flora, A State-of-Knowledge Review Prepared by the Forst Service Natl. Fire Effects Workshop, Denver, April, 1978., US Forest Service General Technical Report WO-16, Washington, 1981. View Full Entry
    Maissurow, D. K., Fire as a Necessary Factor in the Perpetuation of White Pine, Journal of Forestry, Vol. 33, 1935, pp. 373-8., Bethesda, MD, 1935. View Full Entry
    Maissurow, D. K., Role of Fire in the Perpetuation of Virgin Forests of Northern Wisconsin, Journal of Forestry, Vol. 39, #2, 1941, pp. 201-207, Bethesda, MD, 1941. View Full Entry
    Mlot, Christine, When the Smoke Clears, Nature Conservancy Magazine, 52:4, Winter 2002, p. 18., Arlington, VA, 2002. View Full Entry
    Pendowski, Paul, When Peshtigo Burned, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 36:4, July-Aug 1971, pp. 8-9., Madison, 1971. View Full Entry
    Pohlman, John, What's the Status of Prescribed Burning?, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 37:6, Nov-Dec, 1972, pp. 18-19., Madison, 1972. View Full Entry
    Pyne, Stephen, Still-Burning Bush, Melbourne, Australia, 2006. View Full Entry
    Solberg, Erling, New Laws for New Forests, Madison, 1961. View Full Entry
    Stokes and Dieterich, Fire History Workshop, 1980, Tucson, USDA Forest Service, General Technical Report RM-81., Fort Collins, CO, 1980. View Full Entry
    Swingler, W. S., Programs for Forest Management, Land, Yearbook of Agriculture, 1958, 1958. View Full Entry
    US Agriculture, Dept. of, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Proceedings--Symnposium and Workshop on Wilderness Fire, Missoula, MT Nov. 1983, US Forest Service General Technical Report INT-182, Ogden, UT, 1985. View Full Entry
    US, General Accouting Office, Federal Fire Management: Limited Progress in Restarting the Prescribed Fire Program, GAO/RCED-91-42, Washington, 1991. View Full Entry
    Van Wagner, C. E., Age-class Distribution and the Forest Fire Cycle, Canadian Journal of Forest Research, Vol. 8, 1978, pp. 230-261/, Ottawa, 1978. View Full Entry
    Vilas, Jack, My Life, To My Children, Revised Edition by Mary J. Schueller, Richfield, WI, 2007. View Full Entry
    Vilas, Jack, My Life to My Children, Revised Edition, by Mary J. Schueller, Richfield, WI, 2007. View Full Entry
    Wennersten, John, The Chesapeake Environment, Maryland Historical Magazine 91:2, Summe, 1996, pp.156-179, Baltimore, 1996. View Full Entry
    Wilson and Steigerwaldt, photographers, What's Going On?, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, January, 1956, back cover., Madison, 1956. View Full Entry
    Wisconsin, Natural Resources, Dept. of, Their Future Our Responsibility: Wisconsin 1981 Forest Fire Report, Madison, 1982. View Full Entry
    WI DNR Division of Forest, Spreading Like Wildfire, Wisconsin Natural Resources, Vo. 29, #2, April 2005, pp. 16 ff., Madison, 2005. View Full Entry
    Wuerthner, George, ed., Wildfire: A Century of Failed Forest Policy, Sausalito, CA, 2006. View Full Entry

    Major References

    Residents Resisted Fire Control, The First 100 Years, 1888-1988, Centennial Edition, p.140, Minocqua, 1988. View Full Entry
    Wisconsin Forest Fires, 1894, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 29:4, July-Aug 1964, pp. 16-17., Madison, 1964. View Full Entry
    Prescribed Burns Finally Underway at State Natural Areas after Cold Weather Delay, Wis. DNR Weekly News Published - April 30, 2013, Madison, 2013. View Full Entry
    Ackerman, Jolene, Germann Road Fire Property Assessments: Why Some Homes Survive, Partners News, April, 2016, p. 18., Conover, 2016. View Full Entry
    Barker, Rocky, Scorched Earth, Washington, DC, 2005. View Full Entry
    Bergquist, Lee, End of an Era: State to End Use of its 72 Forest Fire Towers, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, December 17, 2015 (Web Version), Milwaukee, 2015. View Full Entry
    Bie, Michael, It Happened in Wisconsin, It Happened in Series, Guilford, CT, 2007. View Full Entry
    Brackett, Leroy, Is that Fire Necessary?, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 20:4, April 1955, pp. 27-29., Madison, 1955. View Full Entry
    Brown and Davis, Forest Fire Control and Use, McGraw Hill Series in Forest Resources, New York, 1973. View Full Entry
    Burke, Francis, YOU--and Wisconsin Forest Fires, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 25:8, Sept.-Oct. 1960, pp. 46-48., Madison, 1960. View Full Entry
    Harrison, R. P., Aspen Management, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, 20:2, Feb. 1955, pp. 18-22., Madison, 1955. View Full Entry
    Josephson and Wilson, Forests for the Future, After a Hundred Years, Yearbook of Agriculture, 1962, pp. 229-232, Washington, 1992. View Full Entry
    Kates, James, Planning a Wilderness, Published in cooperation with the Center for American Places, Santa Fe, NM, and Harrisonburg, VA, Minneapolis, 2001. View Full Entry
    Knauth, Percy, North Woods, The American Wilderness, New York, 1972. View Full Entry
    Krech, Shepard, Ecological Indian, Myth and History, NY, 1999. View Full Entry
    LeMay, Neil, Fire Control in Pine Stands, Wisconsin Conservation Bulletin, March, 1954., 1954. View Full Entry
    Leatherman, Courtney, Climate for Fire, Nature Conservancy Magazine, Autumn, 2009, p. 11., Arlington, VA, 2009. View Full Entry
    Lemay, Neil H., History of Forest Fire Protection in Wisconsin, The Timber Producer, No. 5, June, 1986, pp. 28-32., 1986. View Full Entry
    Lowden, Merle, Fighting Forest Fires, After a Hundred Years, Yearbook of Agriculture, 1962, pp. 238-242, Washington, 1962. View Full Entry
    Meyer, Thomas, ed., Plum Lake Hemlock Forest, Wisconsin, Naturally, DNR PUB-115 2003, Page 130, Madison, 2003. View Full Entry
    Nazzaro, Robi, WILDLAND FIRE MANAGEMENT Federal Agencies Have Taken Important Steps Forward, but Additional, Strategic Action Is Needed to Capitalize on Those Steps, GAO-09-877, Washington, 2009. View Full Entry
    North Central Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission, Conover/Land O'Lakes Community Wildfire Protection Plan, Land O'Lakes, 2009. View Full Entry
    Pyne, Stephen, Year of the Fire (1910), New York, 2001. View Full Entry
    Stolzenburg, William, New Views of Ancient Times, Nature Conservancy, V.44, #5, Sept/Oct 1994, p.10, Arlington, VA, 1994. View Full Entry
    Tiedemann, Arthur et al., Effects of Fire on Water, A State-of-Knowledge Review Prepared for the Forest Service National Fire Effects Workshop, Denver, Colo., April 10-14, 1978, USDA, Forest Service, General Technical Rep;ort WO-10, Washington, 1978. View Full Entry
    Trachtman, Paul, Fire Fight, Smithsonian Magazine, 34:5, August 2003, pp.42-52., Washington, 2003. View Full Entry
    Vogl, Richard John, Effects of Fire on Some Upland Vegetation Types, Ph.D. Thesis, Madison, 1961. View Full Entry
    Wells, Robert, Fire at Peshtigo, Double volume: Fire and Ice, Two Deadly Wisconsin Disasters, Madison, 1983. View Full Entry

    Minor References

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    +++GREAT LAKES FOREST FIRE COMPACT

    In 1983, fire managers from Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin met at the Indian Head Resort in Wakefield, Michigan to discuss mutual concerns and needs. From that initial meeting the Great Lakes Forest Fire Compact was organized. The state managers requested the support of the Northeastern Area State and Private Forestry-U.S. Forest Service. Also, the state managers agreed that it would be beneficial if Ontario were a member. In September 1989, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin signed the first agreement and the Great Lakes Forest Fire Compact was officially established. Ontario was a participant from the beginning but the formal international approval came later. In 1998 Manitoba requested, and was approved to become a member. [Text from GLFFC website--see links.]