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Gifford Pinchot and the National Forest Idea 10/19/11 Silviculture Detrich Brandis “Colossus of Development” 1890 U.S. Census Report Forest Reserve Act Benjamin Harrison Grover Cleveland o Democrat o Congress that was republican dominated Alienated congress o To get back at congress, he would create a lot of Forest Reserves National Forestry Commission 1896 o Study Forest reserves o Ensured that all lands did not become privatized o Gifford Pinchot was the only forester o Botanists, biologists, tree scientists Midnight Proclamations Biltmore Estate o Practicing Forestry on this estate
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