SOME COMMENTS ON THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF FIRE IN THE NORTHERN GRASSLANDS AREA OF CANADA AND THE NEARBY UNITED STATES, CA. 1750–1900

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  • J. G. NELSON,

    1. University of Calgary
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  • R. E. ENGLAND

    1. Manitoba Department of Mines, Resources and Environmental Management
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    • *Thanks are due to the now defunct Geographical Branch and to the National Research Council for grants which helped make this study possible. We are also grateful to the Hudson's Bay Company for permission to use their archival materials. Mrs Mary Ann Burge assisted with the preparation of the manuscript and Mr Nick Babey with the cartography. An earlier version of the paper was presented at the International Geographical Union meetings, New Delhi, India, 1968.


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