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Title A Glimpse of the Forest Situation in Oregon and Washington
Catalog Number 2012.036.174
Object Name Report
Scope & Content Pacific Northwest Regional Report 1937
This is a report of the accomplishments of Region 6 located in Oregon and Washington. Approximately 40 pages. Many actual photographs are included within this report. Photographs are interesting and of good quality.
>>Shows the work of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)
>> Expenditures by appropriations and Fiscal Year 1932-1937
>> Fire organization -- 10 AM policy, Fire guard employment period, Issue with the new requirement for granting paid leave for fire guards; Clarke-McNary law protection of state and private lands
>> Road and trail construction
>> Telephone lines; Administrative improvements
>> Recreation is important, recreation improvements shown in photographs; Recreation use increases
.>> Reforestation program
>> Pulp and Paper Industry
>> Private land forestry issue -- instability of private ownership and urge for quick liquidation of timber Solution: Public acquisition of large quantity of private timber land
>> Personnel staffing numbers at regional office and forest units -- full time and short term employees
>>Wildlife status in the region
>> Salmon Industry and dams
>> Range management of the grazing resource
Subjects Region 6
Pacific Northwest Region
Civilian Conservation Corps
Private forests
Timber management
Columbia River Dams

Search Terms Forest Management
Private Forestry
Range Management
Timber-Reforestation & TSI
Catalog date 2012-05-25
Collection Edgerton, Daisy Priscilla