Leadership

Approve Forest Fire Pact

Issue 4 and Volume 102.

Approve Forest Fire Pact The Vermont Legislature has approved the northeastern forest fire protection compact. The measure is expected to be signed by Governor Ernest W. Gibson. The bill, which is the outcome of the New England forest fire holocaust of October, 1947, provides interstate cooperative forest fire control for the six New England states. New York and the Canadian border. The State of New York has already approved the pact.

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