People-First Forestry

When Maggie Pittman took the job as district ranger for the Missoula district of the Lolo National Forest in October 2004, she caught some residents off-guard. In a newspaper story about her appointment, she announced that her door was open, and she included her phone number should they want to talk. “I think it surprised some people,” Pittman says. “But I really want to hear from them.” [Read More]