Eurasian Fire in Nature Conservation Network (EFNCN)

EFNCN Background Information and Literature


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The “White Paper on the Use of Fire in Land Management, Nature Conservation and Forestry in Temperate-Boreal Eurasia” (2010), two special issues of UNECE/FAO International Forest Fire News (IFFN) (2004 and 2010), several review and overview papers (in English and German), a bibliography, selected publications and guidelines provide background information on the cultural fire history and fire ecology of Central-Northern Europe and the recent discussion on the use of prescribed fire in nature conservation and landscape management:

Background information on the use of prescribed burning outside of Europe is provided: