Protection for Wooded Land

Issue 12 and Volume 91.

Protection for Wooded Land Mill Valley, Cal., covers an area of ten square miles, ninety per cent of which is brush and forest land. The department has three pieces of apparatus and a squad car, and each unit carries water as well as hose. Recently a Scagrave triple combination pumper was added. The force consists of six full time men, including Chief D. L. Arnst, and in addition there are twelve volunteers. Three of these volunteers sleep at the fire headquarters. This gives the department a night crew of seven men, with nine more on call.

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