World Of K.D. Swan: Early 20th Century Photographer And Conservationis

First Aired Saturday, January 23, 2010

This documentary describes the establishment and early years of the national forests, which today comprise almost 200 million acres and contain the last remaining wildlands in the lower 48 states. The story is told through the life and remarkable photographs of K.D. Swan. For 37 years, this forester-artist recorded the beauty and value of natural landscapes in Montana and surrounding states.