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    Author(s): Ralph M. Nelson
    Date: 1964
    Source: Res. Pap. SE-13. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 44 p.
    Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
    Station: Southeastern Forest Experiment Station
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    Presents standards for locating, operating, and maintaining forest fire danger stations in Eastern and Southern States. Includes tables and forms for deriving the Spread Index of the new National Fire-Danger Rating System.

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    Nelson, Ralph M. 1964. The National Fire Danger Rating System: Derivation of Spread Index for Eastern and Southern States. Res. Pap. SE-13. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 44 p.

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