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Forest Fire Prevention
Fraser Companies' Second Iroquois Gate
Fraser Companies' Second Iroquois Gate

Date: 1960
Source: CDEM Fraser Companies Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Doris Hébert, Mr. Guy Bouchard, Mr. Léopold Couturier

Description: The second gate in Iroquois was located at the limits of the woodlots of Fraser Companies of Edmundston in Green River at the Québec border in 1960. This allowed a control on passers-by thereby reducing the risk of forest fires in the summer. A watchman lived in that camp in summer.

Subject: New Brunswick, Forests, Fires, Green River, Rivière Iroquois