TITLE

Prescribed burn helps reduce wildfire threat to communities

AUTHOR(S)
Terry, Quenna
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;5/5/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the prescribed burn which intends to minimize wildfire threat to community in Dickens County, Texas. It is stated that the county's emergency management (EM) team ask assistance from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to discuss the prescribed burn plans. It offers information on the preparation of the volunteers and the installation of bladed fire guards before the prescribed burn.
ACCESSION #
60583361

 

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