The Timberman Volume 13

The Timberman Volume 13

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ...that will be under patrol. The fact that there are but 965.000 acres within the district, and that 745.000 have been listed, would Indicate that the public sentiment is with the move. We have worked hard to get the membership, but are well pleased with the results. Many of our members are holders of taut 160 acres, yet we consider such members scattered over the country are our best patrolmen, as they are Interested and are on the watch constantly for fire, In order to protect their own personal property. We expect to carry on the work as cheaply as possible this season, but will spare no expense to extinguish fires. Our assessment Is but one-half cent per acre again this year. We have got the people In this district pretty well stirred up over this fire proposition, and we do not Intend to show any mercy to those who disregard our state fire laws. And you can depend they know it. A. E. BOORMAN. Chief Fire Warden, Northern Montana Forestry Association. Missoula, Mont., May 7, 1912. The Timberman: The plans for fire prevention this season have been carefully improved over those of former years. During last Fall and the past Winter a definite working plan for the prevention of fire on each forest was formulated and each plan was carefully gone over In this office. As a result of this work I feel that greater efficiency will result and a more adequate fire fighting machine will be built up. While it is hardly likely that there will be any more money available, in fact, it seems probable that there may be a little less money this year than last, still, with the greater detailed plans and the more exact information concerning the fire danger, I believe that the money can be spent where it will do the most good, and will result In more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 53mm | 1,869g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236771532
  • 9781236771537