John R. McGuire Award Recipients
*Note: The John R. McGuire award is not awarded every year, hence missing years, above.
Presented to: Walter C. Schloer, District Ranger, Bend-Fort Rock Ranger District, Deschutes N.F.
Citation: For exemplary accomplishment in carrying out the statuary mission of the Forest Service, USDA, on a large, complex ranger district. As a respected community leader, for working effectively with the public to gain support for a program of vegetation management to improve forest health and wildlife habitat while reducing fuels.
Presented to: Floyd Reed and Dave Bradford, Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison N.F.Citation: For extraordinary accomplishments in carrying out the statutory mission of the U.S. Forest Service by implementing an educational program for sound range management for multiple use benefits. This cooperative effort, meeting the needs of diverse interest groups has received strong public support and resulted in improved range, forest, wildlife and watershed conditions.