History Pub- The Story of Our Public Lands
January 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
About the Lands No One Else Wanted- The Story of Our Public Lands
Presented by Jeff Kitchens, Deschutes Field Office Manager, USDOI-BLM-Prineville District
Kitchens will weave the United States; history of public policy and key events into a single story that will tell about our country’s complicated relationship with its lands from the time of the Republic to today. Topics will include public land laws and legislation, land use through time, human geography and expansion (including railroad history), and the complications and controversies associated with public land management. This program is FREE, however registration is required due to limited seating. Please join us at 7:00pm, doors open at 5:30pm.