Document


Title

The used of the airtanker in forest fire suppression [not for publication]
Document Type: Report
Author(s): D. E. Williams; D. L. McLean; B. S. Hodgson
Publication Year: 1968

Cataloging Information

Keyword(s):
  • Canada
  • fire control
  • fire equipment
  • fire management
  • fire suppression
  • fire suppression (aerial)
  • wildfires
Record Maintained By:
Record Last Modified: June 1, 2018
FRAMES Record Number: 39250
Tall Timbers Record Number: 13890
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: CAN Docs DDW
TTRS Abstract Status: Okay, Fair use, Reproduced by permission

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Description

From the Introduction:'This paper has been prepared to provide some background information on the present utilization of airtankers in suppressing forest fires in Canada and to explore what might be done to improve the use pattern of this important but expensive fire control tool.'

Citation:
Williams, D. E., D. L. McLean, and B. S. Hodgson. 1968. The used of the airtanker in forest fire suppression [not for publication]. v. Internal Report FF-8,