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Fuels management--how to measure success

Fuels management--how to measure success

conference proceedings : 28-30 March 2006, Portland, OR

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station in Fort Collins, CO .
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  • Fuel reduction (Wildfire prevention) -- Congresses.

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    Statementconference coordinators, Patricia L. Andrews, Elizabeth E. Reinhardt ; [Andrews, Patricia L., Butler, Bret W., comps.].
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesProceedings -- RMRS-P-41., Proceedings RMRS -- P-41.
    ContributionsAndrews, Patricia L., Butler, Bret W., Reinhardt, Elizabeth E.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 CD-ROM :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18280138M


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