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Forest fires, disaster or not?

Beau Fly Jones

Forest fires, disaster or not?

[teacher edition]

by Beau Fly Jones

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Published by Zaner-Bloser in Columbus, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest ecology -- Study and teaching,
  • Forest fires -- Study and teaching,
  • Natural disasters -- Study and teaching,
  • Critical thinking -- Study and teaching,
  • Environmental education

  • Edition Notes

    Statementsenior author Beau Fly Jones, author Margaret Tinzmann, consulting author Judie Thelen.
    SeriesBreakthroughs--strategies for thinking, Kraus curriculum development library -- ENV 6-026.
    ContributionsTinzmann, Margaret Banker, 1935-, Thelen, Judith N., North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13595607M
    OCLC/WorldCa29967593

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    Abstract. To introduce my topic in a way consistent with the theme of the conference, I would like to quote a passage from the book My Life, My Trees by Richard St. Barbe Baker, standard-bearer of the American conservationists, founder of the Civil Conservation Corps, founder of Men of the Trees, and supervisor of the reforestation of more than 15 : Vittorio Leone.   Firefighters have extinguished forest fires that were edging towards radioactive dumps in the Chernobyl exclusion zone amid warnings of a 'catastrophic' threat. Ukrainian emergency officials said.


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