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Forest Fire Prevention
The Green River Tower Cottage
The Green River Tower Cottage

Date: After 1937
Source: CDEM Fraser Companies Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Doris Hébert, Mr. Guy Bouchard, Mr. Léopold Couturier

Description: We see a watchman's camp in the Green River woods near First Lake. This camp was built in 1937 by Fraser Companies of Edmundston to lodge the Wild Goose Tower watchman. He lived there during the summer to watch for forest fires in that area.

Subject: New Brunswick, Forests, Fires, Green River, First Lake