Forest Service

Forest Service may refer to:

  • Canadian Forest Service
  • Indian Forest Service
  • New Zealand Forest Service
  • United States Forest Service
  • Forestry Commission in the United Kingdom

Other articles related to "forest service, forest, service, forests":

Lava River Cave - Environment
... It is part of the Newberry National Volcanic Monument, which is managed by the Forest Service as part of the Deschutes National Forest ... The forest surrounding the cave entrance is dominated by large ponderosa pine trees with sagebrush, manzanita, bitterbrush, snowbrush, and chokecherries as the main ground cover ... Along the short path leading from the forest floor down to the cave entrance, visitor will also find serviceberry, False Solomon Seal, squaw currant ...
Maryland Forest Service
... The Maryland Forest Service in 1996 marked the 90th anniversary of forestry in Maryland, USA and the birth of what is known as the Department of Natural Resources Forest Service ... Although the service has been known by many names over nine decades, its mission has been consistent "To conserve and enhance the quality, quantity, productivity and biological diversity of ...
Savage River State Forest - History
... The train engines frequently caused forest fires in the tops and slash that were left from the clear-cutting ... As a result of the fires, a new forest was created ... This legacy we can see today as most of our older forests are the same age and are approximately 100 years old ...
Cabin Lake Guard Station - History
... In the 1920s and 1930s, forest road networks were not well developed ... To facilitate work in National Forests, the Forest Service built district ranger stations at strategic locations within the forest to house full-time ... After World War II, the Forest Service greatly expanded its road network, allowing employees to get to most forest areas within a few hours ...

Famous quotes containing the words service and/or forest:

    The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of his country; but he that stands it NOW deserves the love and thanks of man and woman.
    Thomas Paine (1737–1809)

    This land is your land, this land is my land,
    From California to the New York Island.
    From the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream waters
    This land was made for you and me.
    Woody Guthrie (1912–1967)