Fighting Fire in the Sierra National Forest

Fighting Fire in the Sierra National Forest

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To live in the foothills on the periphery of the Siena National Forest is to live with the certainty of summer wildfires. Each year, from April forward, Californians watch the sky and sniff the air for telltale signs of smoke. While lire remains a constant threat, the strategy for cobating it has evolved with the understanding of its beneficial role in the forest environment. Marcia Penner Freedman traces the history of firefighting and fire management from the forest's earl years through the policy shifts that began in the 1960s and the measures used today. Book jacket.In line with Shinna#39;s plan to inject professionalism into the Sierra organization, rangers were expected to learn the forest regulations as outlined in the Use Book and to pass the Civil Service exam initiated by Pinchot. The story of Roy Boothe, anbsp;...


Title:Fighting Fire in the Sierra National Forest
Author: Marcia Penner Freedman
Publisher:Arcadia Publishing - 2015-03-09
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