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September 19, 2011 in Idaho
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Bob Denner of the Priest River Experimental Forest talks about the role of the U.S. Forest Service since the great fires of 1910.

Harry Gisborne studies printouts of fire risk factors while working at the Priest River Forest Research Station in 1937.

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“This was the first crew,” said Bob Denner of the Priest River Experimental Forest, referring to a photograph taken in 1911 of the first group of foresters and scientists to study fire science after the 1910 fires.

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“This was the first crew,” said Bob Denner of the Priest River Experimental Forest, referring to a photograph taken in 1911 of the first group of foresters and scientists to study fire science after the 1910 fires.