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Excerpt from The National Forest Manual Regulations of the Secretary of Agriculture and Instructions to Forest Officers Relating to the General Administration of the Forest Service and the Protection and Use of the National ForestsIn 1876 was appropriated to employ a competent man to investigate timber conditions in the United States and on June 30 1886 an act was approved creating a Division Of Forestry in the Department of Agriculture On July 1 1901 this Division became the Bureau of Forestry which in turn under the act Of February 1 1905 became the Forest ServiceWith the increasing realization that the Nation's forest resources must be protected and with the immense growth of irrigation interests in the West the necessity for retaining permanent Federal control over selected forest areas was recognized by a brief section inserted in the act of March 3 1891 26 Stat which authorized the President to establish forest reserves now called National Forests The first exercise of this authority was in the crea tion Of the Yellowstone Park Timber Land Reserve proclaimed by President Harrison March 30 1891About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at wwwforgottenbookscomThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases an imperfection in the original such as a blemish or missing page may be replicated in our edition We do however repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works