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    • Fire in the woods or fire in the boiler: implementing rural district heating to reduce wildfire risks in the forest-urban interface 

      Blanco Vaca, Juan Antonio Upna; Dubois, David; Littlejohn, Dale; Flanders, David N.; Robinson, Peter; Moshofsky, Molly; Welham, Clive (ElsevierThe Institution of Chemical Engineers, 2015)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Many rural communities in British Columbia (western Canada) are at risk from wildfire. This risk will increase over time as a result of climate change because of higher average temperatures, longer growing seasons, and ...
    • Productivity of forests ecoystems 

      Blanco Vaca, Juan Antonio Upna; Lo, Yueh-Hsin Upna; Welham, Clive; Larson, Bruce (Earthscan, 2017)   Capítulo de libro / Liburuen kapitulua  OpenAccess
      In this chapter, we examine both the factors affecting forest ecosystem productivity, and the ways that forest management can influence these. Much forestry training is related to the manner in which productivity can be ...
    • Soil organic matter: a sustainability indicator for wildfire control and bioenergy production in the urban/forest interface. 

      Blanco Vaca, Juan Antonio Upna; Dubois, David; Littlejohn, Dale; Flanders, David N.; Robinson, Peter; Moshofsky, Molly; Welham, Clive (The Soil Science Society of America, Inc., 2014)   Artículo / Artikulua  OpenAccess
      Many rural communities in British Columbia (western Canada) are increasingly at risk from wildfire as temperatures rise and droughts become more frequent. In addition, these communities are also faced with rising fuel ...