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The position taken by the Council on the proposed tunnel under the Rocky Mountain National Park has been questioned by some members of the Society. This fact is relatively unimportant because the issue involved is highly controversial. However, every member of the Society must be concerned with the procedures used by the Council to take a definite position on such a question. Professional societies are essentially democratic organizations and, as such, the administration of them must be democratic. In the following paper Professor H. H. Chapman, President of the Society, at the time the Council reversed the position previously taken by its Executive Secretary on the Rocky Mountain tunnel, describes in detail the procedure of the Council. This paper is published in order to give each member of the Society an opportunity to form his own opinion concerning the basis for and the justification of the Council action.
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Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Yale School of Forestry

Publication date: 1938-05-01

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  • The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.

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