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Forest fires in Dalmatia

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Flame Spread in Cable Tray Fires and its Modeling in Fire Simulation Codes

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Geographical modelling based on spatial differentiation of fire brigade actions: A case study of Brno, Czech Republic

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Application of Model-Based Tests for Analysing the Consequences of Mine Fires

References Brodny, J. and Tutak, M. (2016a). Analysis of methane emission into the atmosphere as a result of mining activity. Proceedings of 16th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference SGEM 2016, DOI: 10.5593/SGEM2016/HB43/S06.012. Brodny, J. and Tutak, M. (2016b). Analysis of gases emitted into the atmosphere during an endogenous fire. Proceedings of 16th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference SGEM 2016, pp. 75-82. DOI: 10.5593/SGEM2016/HB43/S06.011. Brodny, J. and Tutak, M

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Evaluation of Droughts and Fires in the Dobrogea Region, Using Modis Satellite Data

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Fluorescence methods for estimation of post-fire response of pine needles

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The influence of relative humidity on fires in forests of Central Poland

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Mapping the risk forest fires in Algeria: Application of the forest of Guetarnia in Western Algeria

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Vehicle-Deck Fires Aboard Ropax Ships: A Comparison Between Numerical Modelling and Experimental Results

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Problems and Solutions in Technical Capabilities of State Fire and Rescue Service

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