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Forest fire prevention

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests

Forest fire prevention

hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, to receive testimony on the investigative report of the Thirtymile fire and the prevention of future fire fatalities, November 14, 2001.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., [Congressional Sales Office] in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.,
  • Washington (State),
  • Colorado.
    • Subjects:
    • Forest fires -- United States -- Prevention and control.,
    • Wildfires -- United States -- Prevention and control.,
    • Fire prevention -- United States -- Finance.,
    • Forests and forestry -- Fire management -- United States.,
    • Fire investigation -- Washington (State),
    • Fire investigation -- Colorado.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 107-328
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .E5583 2001f
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 53 p. ;
      Number of Pages53
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3625515M
      ISBN 100160669456
      LC Control Number2002410687
      OCLC/WorldCa49528221


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