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First Nations wildfire evacuations : a guide for communities and external agencies

Author: Tara K McGee; Amy Cardinal Christianson; First Nations Wildfire Evacuation Partnership,
Publisher: Vancouver, BC : Purich Books an imprint of UBC Press, [2021] ©2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book belongs in every band council office and on the bookshelves of anyone involved in emergency management. It provides valuable guidance for First Nations, agencies involved in carrying out or providing support during wildfire evacuations, and host communities. Nearly one-third of wildfire evacuations in Canada involve Indigenous communities. While evacuations are carried out to protect people from smoke and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McGee, Tara K., 1965-
First Nations wildfire evacuations.
Vancouver, British Columbia : Purich Books, 2021
(OCoLC)1223042104
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tara K McGee; Amy Cardinal Christianson; First Nations Wildfire Evacuation Partnership,
ISBN: 9780774880664 077488066X
OCLC Number: 1162880892
Description: xvi, 154 pages : illustrations (black & white), maps ; 22 cm
Other Titles: 1st Nations wildfire evacuations
Responsibility: Tara K. McGee and Amy Cardinal Christianson ; with the First Nations Wildfire Evacuation Partnership.

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Based on the experiences of evacuees from seven First Nations communities, this book offers guidance to Indigenous communities and external agencies on how to successfully plan for and carry out  Read more...

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"Combining research and the powerful voices of community members, this book provides a holistic approach to wildfire evacuations. It is an important resource not only for First Nations, but for any Read more...

 
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