This brings us then to the financial aspect of the national forest movement.
In our national forest there is an oak that first saw life in the year 1564.
That will be when every national forest is made a game preserve, and every forest ranger is made a game warden.
Many other cases could be cited from this and other national forest Districts.
Thus the average national forest comprises about one million acres of government lands.
"His mill is on national forest land, and we ought to try and save it," he said.
Prior use and occupancy of national forest lands for grazing purposes is the first and foremost requirement.
They must be as free to take up claims as if there wasn't no national forest.
The same spirit explains the furious outcry that miners are driven off the national forest land.
In the third place, with an Indian reservation on one side and a national forest on the other, it's bound to be lonely.