Title

The Committee of Scientists: A Forgotten Link in National Forest Planning History

Document Type

Article

Journal/Book Title

Forest and Conservation History

Publication Date

1992

Publisher

Forest History Society

Volume

36

Issue

3

First Page

108

Last Page

116

Abstract

This article reviews the history of the Committee of Scientists with special attention to its evolution from an advising into a participating body and to its effectiveness in enunciating and incorporating diverse viewpoints. Our research was both archival and oral.