Beth Hodder, Kjell Petersen
This interview spans Leif Haugen’s entire lookout career: Mount Morrell, Mt. Henry, Numa Ridge, and Thoma. Along with experiences on the lookouts, Leif discusses knowledge and experience he gained on how to live on a lookout and do a quality job; the Park Service and Forest Service organizations; and his role in creating the volunteer lookout program for the Forest Service. Leif is a lead lookout for the Park Service and Forest Service and heads the volunteer program.
Leif Haugen; Mt. Morrell; Mt. Henry; Numa Ridge Lookout; Thoma Lookout; Volunteer lookout program; Flathead National Forest; Glacier National Park
Northwest Montana Lookout Association Oral History Project, OH 453, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
Haugen, Leif David, "Leif Haugen Interview, January 5, 2022" (2022). Northwest Montana Lookout Association Oral History Project. 18.