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Smith, Diane

Position: 
Research Historian
Focus Area/Association: 
Employee Role: 
Former RMRS-FFS Affiliate
Address: 

RMRS Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory
5775 US Hwy 10 West
Missoula, MT 59808

Education: 
  • Ph.D., History, Montana State University
  • B.A., History, University of Montana
Personal Summary: 

Diane studies the history of wildland fire research in the Forest Service. She also serves as the Fire Lab’s unofficial archivist.

Affiliation: 
RMRS-FFS
Modified: Sep 04, 2018

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Smith, Diane M. 2013. Yellowstone National Park and the Summer of Fire. Rural Connections. January.

Smith, Diane M.; Hardy, Colin. 2011. Fire, Fuel, and Smoke Science Program, Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory, research accomplishments, 2011 in review. On file at: Missoula, MT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory. 48 p.

Smith, Diane M. 2012. The Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory: A Fifty-Year Dedication to Understanding Wildlands and Fire. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-270. Fort Collins, CO: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 62 p.

Smith, Jane K.; Smith, Diane M.; Hardy, Colin. 2011. 50 years of Service: The Missoula Fire Sciences Lab. Fire Management Today 71(3):24-30.