OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center

Documents discussing Oregon and northern California refuges

Title
Documents discussing Oregon and northern California refuges
LC Subject
Lakes--Oregon Wildlife refuges United States. Bureau of Biological Survey United States Reclamation Service Agriculture Hunting Lakes--California
Repository
Oregon State University. Libraries
Creator
Mead, Elwood, 1858-1936 Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962 Hayden, B. E. Finley, William L. (William Lovell), 1876-1953 United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Recipient
Finley, William L. (William Lovell), 1876-1953 Redington, Paul G. Mead, Elwood, 1858-1936 Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962
Description
Documents focus primarily on the destruction of bird nesting sites through the careless practices of the Reclamation Service, including prescribed burning and leasing of land for grazing. Other topics include cooperation between the Reclamation Service and Biological Survey, duck hunting, and recommendations for restoring refuges to ideal nesting conditions. A map of the Klamath Irrigation Project is included.
Work Type
letters (correspondence) agreements maps (documents)
Location
Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge >> Siskiyou County >> California >> United States Clear Lake National Wildlife Refuge >> Modoc County >> California >> United States Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge >> Siskiyou County >> California >> United States Upper Klamath National Wildlife Refuge >> Klamath County
Date
1932/1935
Rights
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Local Collection Name
William L. Finley Papers, 1899-1946 (MSS Finley)
Type
Text
Format
application/pdf
Set
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center Reuniting Finley and Bohlman
Primary Set
Reuniting Finley and Bohlman
Is Part Of
Series 6: Organizations and Issues; Box 7, folder 4: Documents discussing Oregon and northern California refuges, 1932-1935
Institution
Oregon State University