The mutual dependence of a great industrial concern and a great natural resource is shown. Fire protection is a paramount requirement to both. Methods and results are given. Industrial responsibility in the public interest is recognized. Education is the greatest need in the larger aspects of forest conservation. The author is Supervisor of Fire Protection for the Canadian National Railways.
Document Type: Journal Article
Canadian National Railways
Publication date: May 1, 1939
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