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As defined in Public Resources Code Sections 4103 and 4104. Wildland: Uncultivated land, other than fallow, neglected or maintained for such purposes as wood or range-forage production, wildlife, recreation, protective watershed cover or wilderness.


Any fire occurring on undeveloped land.


Refers to the geographical point where flammable vegetation meets man-made structures.


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