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Author: Elizabeth Allensworth Winters; John M Thomas; Florida. Department of Education.; Florida Public Television.
Publisher: 1997.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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Florida experiences an average of 6,000 wildfires each year. But many fires in the state are set on purpose - and not by arsonists. Called "prescribed burns," these fires are set for environmental, agricultural and safety reasons. Producer Elizabeth Winters examines the use of prescribed burns, and why this practice is drawing heat as Florida's population increases.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Allensworth Winters; John M Thomas; Florida. Department of Education.; Florida Public Television.
OCLC Number: 36346439
Notes: Broadcast as a segment of the television program Florida crossroads.
Taped, with permission, Jan. 9, 1997.
"This program was produced with support from the Florida Department of Education."
Credits: Videographers, Briggs Goddard, Chris Flood, Steve Carpenter ; original music by Jerry Gaskins.
Performer(s): Host, John Thomas.
Description: 1 videocassette (28 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Florida crossroads (Television program)
Responsibility: Florida Public Television ; producer/reporter, Elizabeth Allensworth Winters.

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Florida experiences an average of 6,000 wildfires each year. But many fires in the state are set on purpose - and not by arsonists. Called "prescribed burns," these fires are set for environmental, agricultural and safety reasons. Producer Elizabeth Winters examines the use of prescribed burns, and why this practice is drawing heat as Florida's population increases.

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