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Forest Lookouts

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Earlier in the century, sentinels were posted at fire lookouts to keep watch for forest fires. Only a few of the tall wooden towers survive, and fans hope to restore and save the historic structures.

First Broadcast: 1996
Producer: Jennifer Johnson

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