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Research Note

Title: "Children-with-matches" fires in the Angeles National Forest area

Author: Folkman, William S.

Date: 1966

Source: Res. Note PSW-RN-109. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 4 p

Station ID: RN-PSW-109

Description: Forest fires started by children playing with matches pose a threat to the Angeles National Forest. An investigation of the problem has gathered some data on the characteristics of the offenders, appraised existing organizational structures and procedures for dealing with the problem, and recommended some action to improve the situation.

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Folkman, William S.  1966.  "Children-with-matches" fires in the Angeles National Forest area.   Res. Note PSW-RN-109. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 4 p.

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