Jim Olivarez and Dan Hall
Robert Wolf explains aspects of grazing fees, including the origins from Gifford Pinchot’s role in the early 1900s. He also describes the changing philosophies related to grazing fees in addition to the various economic determinations used. He continues to talk about the politics of grazing, pointing ranchers’ roles and responses and the management of grazing compared to timber. He concludes by discussing the potentials for a system of bidding on U.S. Forest Service or Bureau of Land Management grazing lands.
The audio for this interview is available at Archives and Special Collections, but has not yet been digitized.
Wolf, Robert, 1920-2005 – Interviews; Gifford Pinchot, 1865-1946; Jim Olivarez; Dan Hall; United States. Bureau of Land Management; United States. Forest Service; Grazing -- Environmental aspects -- United States; Grazing -- Government policy -- United States; Grazing districts; Range management -- United States; Timber Management – United States; Interviews – Montana; Oral histories -- Montana
Robert Wolf Interviews Oral History Project, OH 227, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
OH 227-013, 014
2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (18 p.: 28 cm.)
Wolf, Robert E., "Robert Wolf Interview, April 24, 1989" (1989). Robert Wolf Interviews Oral History Project. 8.