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Wildfire Arrangement between the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture of the United States of America and the National Rural Fire Authority of New Zealand.

Document type
Bilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
Oct 2, 2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX;  IUCN (ID: TRE-148832)
Place of adoption
Wellington
Language
English
Subject
Forestry
Keyword
Forestry protection measures International agreement-text Forest fires Forest management/forest conservation
Abstract

The purpose of this Arrangement is to provide a framework within which one Participant may request and receive wildfire suppression resources from the other Participant and to encourage cooperation on other fire management activities. However, this Arrangement is not intended to create legally enforceable obligations between the Participants. An Annual Operating Plan should be concluded and executed between the Participants as a binding contract.

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New Zealand -
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