The fire is not free-burning
now, it is just smouldering material," Mr Howard-Jones said.
Once a fire establishes itself and is in a free-burning
phase, it doubles in size every minute, he said.
When you have a fire that has gone past insipient stage to flashover or free-burning
, it could make a difference," said Bentonville Fire Chief Dan White.
To start the fire, then, have on hand plenty of free-burning
fuel -- dry paper and wood -- cut small.
The UN's Food and Agriculture Organization, for example, has dispatched Germans, Finns, and French to Mauritania, Nepal, and Patagonia to discourage free-burning
Because of the elevated levels of carbon monoxide registering with the mine atmosphere monitoring system, MCR knew a free-burning