HIST_173T_10_23_2013 - Week 4 Lecture 11 Wednesday Conservation and the U.S Forest Service REVIEW ON FRIDAY BRING BLANK BIG BLUE BOOK W NO WRITING\/NAME

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Week 4: Lecture 11 Wednesday, October 23, 2013 Conservation and the U.S. Forest Service ** REVIEW ON FRIDAY ** BRING BLANK BIG BLUE BOOK W/ NO WRITING/NAME Inefficiencies Progressive didn't like them Wasted time trying to destroy competition Businesses need to work with consumer groups to make the economy better EX: Lack of forestry = no efficiency for lumber companies EX: few bison left in national park Foolish waste of resources Can be averted If everyone worked together General Land Office in control of forestry and was an inefficiency o Didn't know how to manage forest reserves Gospel of Efficiency Do everything with maximum efficiency Government needs to be big to be sufficient to control big businesses Republican idea o Very dominant after the civil war in politics o 2 major elements Liberal Ex: Pinchot Conservative Ex: laissez-faire Division of Forestry Pinchot became chief of this division under the Department of Agriculture
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  • Theodore Roosevelt, President of the United States, Gifford Pinchot, United States Forest Service, U.S. Forest Service, • Pinchot

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