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The Texas A&M Forest Service celebrates 103 years

TEXAS -

The Texas A&M Forest Service is celebrating 103 years since the agency was created.

It was created on March 31, 1915 to monitor and protect the state's forests.

The agency was first named the Department of Forestry by House Bill No. 9, An Act to Promote Forest Interests in the State, then renamed the Texas Forest Service.

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