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Because of Gifford Pinchot’s perseverance and innovative concepts, the American public learned for the first time that Earth’s natural capital needed to be maintained and protected. Pinchot was a pioneer in his conservationist ideas, and made a point to share his knowledge with the ignorant public around him at the time. Pinchot was able to establish himself as a respected forester due to his self- confidence and determination. Pinchot’s self-confidence helped him become a leader in Pennsylvania, as he appointed himself to fill the job. An article published at the time tells that voters had been told that Mr. Pinchot had in mind the procedure considered by Governor Sproul.” i Pinchot was confident in his ideals and felt he was well-qualified to make important leadership decisions and educate the public. Pinchot was one of the first people to come up with the idea
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of conserving electricity, and thought that the best way to teach the public about this form of conservationism would be to
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2012 for the course HIS 306k taught by Professor Spellberg during the Spring '12 term at University of Texas.

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graphicorganizer - Because of Gifford Pinchots perseverance...

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