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The history and reliability of the USDA Forest Service wildfire reports.Author(s): Linda R. Donoghue
Source: Research Paper NC-226. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionTraces the history of USDA Forest Service fire reports, examines the most recent report, Form 5100-29, and discusses the reliability of information recorded on the 5100-29, factors influencing data accuracy, and reactions of the Ranger District personnel to wildfire reporting.
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CitationDonoghue, Linda R. 1982. The history and reliability of the USDA Forest Service wildfire reports. Research Paper NC-226. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsform design, fire reports, wildfire reporting
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