NIFC and the U.S. Department of Defense
Document Type: Journal Article
Author(s): N. Hitchcock
Publication Year: 2009

Cataloging Information

  • agriculture
  • fire case histories
  • fire equipment
  • fire management
  • fire suppression
  • firefighting personnel
  • military lands
  • season of fire
  • wildfires
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Record Last Modified: June 4, 2019
FRAMES Record Number: 49227
Tall Timbers Record Number: 25559
TTRS Location Status: In-file
TTRS Call Number: A13.32:69/4
TTRS Abstract Status: Fair use, Okay, Reproduced by permission

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From the text ... 'Since 1975, the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and of the Interior have had an interagency master agreement with the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) that allows DOD to provide firefighting support to the wildland fire management agencies when needed.'

Online Link(s):
Hitchcock, N. 2009. NIFC and the U.S. Department of Defense. Fire Management Today, v. 69, no. 4, p. 33-36.