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Forest Lands of the United States--Report of the Joint Congressional Committee on Forestry

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The report of the Joint Congressional Committee on Forestry was transmitted to Congress on March 24, 1941. The author summarizes the important features of the recommendations and findings of fact. Having attended most of the hearings held by the Committee, Mr. Burt has had an unusual opportunity to study the Committee for the past two years. Members of the Committee include: John H. Bankhead, senator from Alabama, chairman; Hampton P. Fulmer, representative from South Carolina, vice chairman; Ellison D. Smith, senator from South Carolina; D. Worth Clark, senator from Idaho; William J. Bulow, senator from South Dakota; Charles L. McNary, senator from Oregon; Wall Doxey, representative from Mississippi; Walter M. Pierce, representative from Oregon; Daniel A. Reed, representative from New York; Harry L. Englebright, representative from California; and Albert Boutwell, clerk.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: National Lumber Manufacturers Association

Publication date: 1941-04-01

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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.

    2015 Impact Factor: 1.476
    Ranking: 22 of 66 in forestry

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