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Rangeland Resources Department Maps, 1936-1967

Detail of a range survey for the Keating Soil Conservation District, Lower Powder River, Baker County, Oregon. Ca. 1940.

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MAPS Rangeland

The Rangeland Resources Department Maps consist of materials created and assembled by Rangeland Resources faculty and alumni documenting range type surveys and studies in the Lower Powder River basin, Vale District, and Squaw Butte Experimental Range in eastern Oregon.

Historical Note 

Scope and Content Note

Quantity

0.3 cubic foot; 4 map folders

Arrangement

The Rangeland Resources Department Maps are arranged in 3 series: I. Range Surveys for the Keating Soil Conservation District, Lower Powder River, Baker County, 1940-1941; II. Vale District, circa 1965; and III. Squaw Butte Experimental Range and Squaw Butte Ranch, 1936-1937.

Related Papers

Additional materials pertaining to the Squaw Butte Experimental Range are available in the Experiment Station Records (RG 025). The Rangeland Resources Department Photographs (P 288) document ranges and rangeland research in Oregon. The College of Agricultural Sciences Records (RG 158) include materials that document rangeland resources research and academic programs at Oregon State. The Experiment Station (RG 025) and Extension Service (RG 111) Records also provide additional information about the Rangeland Resources Department. The E.R. Jackman Papers and Photographs (P 089) include extensive documentation of rangeland issues in Oregon.

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