Incendiarism It Can Be Successfully Investigated and Prosecuted
Abstract:For many reasons, incendiarism is seldom investigated, and apprehended incendiarists are rarely prosecuted. The experience of the California Division of Forestry shows that a high degree of success can be achieved in investigating and prosecuting this major cause of forest fires.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Recently Retired as Deputy State Forester in charge of the California Division of Forestry's South Sierra Region, Directed the Division's Fire Prevention and Law Enforcement Program for seven years
Publication date: June 1, 1975
- The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
2015 Impact Factor: 1.476
Ranking: 22 of 66 in forestry
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