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George Neils

George NeilsForestry Pioneer

George Neils was logging manager for the J. Neils Lumber company at Libby from the 1920's until he retired in 1957.  Neils developed the sustained yield program for company timberlands and authorized and funded the Libby Operations Forestry Program.  He introduced many new ideas for the logging and forestry industry in Montana. He was a Civil Engineer and a member of the Society of American Foresters.

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