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Resource ID: #20979
Subject: Fire Departments
Source: Independent Record (Helena, MT)
Affiliation: 
Date: Dec 7, Dec 14 2003

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This investigation showed that firefighting systems are overburdened nation-wide. The reporter examined the Forest Service's accounts and found that money was grossly mismanaged -- she shows how system abuse contributes to both the high price of firefighting and also the ineffectiveness of firefighting systems. The reporter uses a recent fire in Lincoln, MT as an example to illustrate the flaws of the system.

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