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Fire prevention in the California Division of Forestry. . .personnel and practicesAuthor(s): Adam Sarapata; William S. Folkman
Source: Res. Paper PSW-RP-65. Berkeley, CA: Pacific Southwest Forest & Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 10 p
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
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DescriptionA sample of California Division of Forestry employees whose jobs include some contact with the public were queried about job satisfaction and employee motivations, and their responses were related to the Division's fire prevention program. Most respondents felt that Division management considered the program less important than fire suppression and detection. They favored enlarging the program and giving it a higher priority. Their ratings of the effectiveness of fire prevention efforts varied with the techniques used.
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CitationSarapata, Adam; Folkman, William S. 1970. Fire prevention in the California Division of Forestry. . .personnel and practices. Res. Paper PSW-RP-65. Berkeley, CA: Pacific Southwest Forest & Range Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture; 10 p
KeywordsCalif. Div. of Forestry, Sarapata Report, fire prevention education, job satisfaction, role perception, motivation, law enforcement
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