SOAMES, Jorie




Author Tags: Disaster, Forestry

Jorie Soames and Glenna Turnbull compiled stories of individual and collective efforts to fight devastating 2003 forest fires in Okanagan Mountain Park for their locally-published Touch the Flame (Northstone, 2004 $18.69). In 2003 more than 2,400 fires burned 267,000 hectares of the province.

[BCBW 2004] "Forestry" "Disaster"