Chief, Division of Fire Control and S&PF May 1, 1962
Vta. D. Hurst, Deputy Regional Forester
Forest Fire Research
attached memorandum from the Chief of the Forest Service requests
designation of a man to work with the Intermountain Station in
setting up testing and evaluating Phase I of the national fire danger
rating system. Tou are, without doubt, acquainted with this program.
The 26 copies of the Chief's memorandum of April 19, 1962, are being
sent to you with this memorandum for action by your Division.
Mm, P. Hurst