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Man-caused forest fires in Montana, 1946-1956

Steele, Robert W.

Man-caused forest fires in Montana, 1946-1956

by Steele, Robert W.

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Published by Montana Forest & Conservation Experiment Station, School of Forestry, Montana State University in Missoula, Mont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest fires -- Montana.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert W. Steele.
    SeriesBulletin / Montana Forest & Conservation Experiment Station, School of Forestry, Montana State University -- no. 6., Bulletin (Montana State University (Missoula). School of Forestry) -- no. 6.
    ContributionsMontana Forest and Conservation Experiment Station., Montana State University (Missoula). School of Forestry.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16149451M

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