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U.S. Forest Service

The United States Forest Service is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation's 154 national forests and 20 national grasslands, which encompass . Major divisions of the agency include the National Forest System, State and Private Forestry, Business Operations, and the Research and Development branch. Managing approximately 25% of federal lands, it is the only major national land agency that is outside the U.S. Department of Interior. Wikipedia*

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The U.S. Forest Service has 4 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1960, [Winter Olympics]. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1980 with an average of 10,661 views per program.

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    Winter Olympics

    This is a U.S. Forest Service film about the 1960 Winter Olympic Games held in Squaw Valley, California. Narrated by writer…

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    The Cultured Christmas Tree

    Made in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service, this film promotes the virtues of christmas tree farming and shows the…

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    The Eruption of Mount St. Helens

    This 1981 U.S. Forest Service film documents the May 18th, 1980, earthquake at Mount St. Helens, in the Cascade Range of…

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    Forest Service Roadless Area Conservation

    The U.S. Forest Service held a public hearing to allow citizens to express their opinions of the national roadless areas…

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