This monograph gives a brief biography of Reed W. Ferris and discusses his vocational and avocational work at the Beaver cheese factory in Tillamook County, Oregon. From 1930 to 1943, Ferris banded nearly 33% of the birds banded along the Oregon coast that were later recovered. Ferris banded 8,000 seabirds...
Published March 1977. Facts and recommendations in this publication may no longer be valid. Please look for up-to-date information in the OSU Extension Catalog: http://extension.oregonstate.edu/catalog
Several generations of Oregonians carry
memories of a series of forest fires so
sweeping that they spurred an entire state
into action. These fires created what was for
a long time called the "Tillamook Burn" -- a wide
swath of devastation cut through old growth forests in
the Coast Range....