Forest History Today Magazine
Spring/Fall 2011 - Weeks Act Centennial Issue
View the table of contents for this special Weeks Act centennial edition below.
This issue explores the history, impact, and future of the 1911 Weeks Act, a law which allowed for the eastern expansion of the national forest system through the federal purchase of private lands and created the framework for cooperative fire management.
Linked articles are accessible in PDF format (requires Acrobat Reader).