Texas Archive of the Moving Image is loading...

Texas Forest Service - Hunter Television Spot, no. 3

Texas Forest Service

Sound

comment
  • Normal
  • Large video
  • Large content
  • Full video
"rtmpconf":{ type:"flv", file:"mp4:2008_00489_480x360.mp4", baseUrl:wgScriptPath + "/extensions/player/", streamServer:'texas-flash.streamguys1.com:443/vod', width:"480", height:"360", config:{ showBrowserControls:false }, poster:"/library/index.php?action=ajax%26rs=importImage%26rsargs[]=Texas Forest Service - Hunter Television Spot, no. 3 tn.jpg%26rsargs[]=480", controls:{ _timerStyle:"sides" } }
TAMI Tags
  •  You talking about me? 
  •  No, I'm a responsible hunter. 
 
Transcript
  •  Control of wildfires in open and wooded ares is extremely difficult due to high winds and low humidity.  A large number of our fires have been caused by careless hunters.  The Texas Forest Service urges all hunters to be sure their matches, smokes, and camp fires are out before leaving them. 
 
Mark Video Segment:
begin
end
play
See someone or something you recognize? TAMI Tagging
Click begin and end to mark the segment you wish
to tag. Then enter your comment and click on Tag!
To: tamitags@texasarchive.org
 
Share this video
X

Send E-mail

Embed

[Hide]Right click this link, select 'open in new tab', and add to bookmarks:
In partnership with:
  • About the video
  • About the TFS About the TFS
  • Texas Locations
  • Keywords
This public service announcement from the Texas Forest Service reminds hunters of the increased risk of forest fires in high wind and low humidity conditions and urges them to take care to completely extinguish campfires, matches, and cigarettes.

Established as a result of the organization of the Texas Forest Association in 1914 and the forestry law passed by the Texas legislature in 1915 the Texas Forest Service is directed by a state forester appointed by the board of directors of Texas A&M College. When it was founded, the objectives of the Texas Forest Service were to persuade and aid private owners of forest land in practicing forestry and converting submarginal agricultural lands to productive forests; to protect private forest lands against forest wildfires, insects, and disease; to inform the public of the contribution that forests, a renewable natural resource, make to the economy of the state; to educate Texans in uses and abuses of forest products; and to assist forest products industries in developing new products and improving production techniques. Currently, the Texas Forest Service's mission focuses on providing statewide leadership to assure the state's trees, forests and related natural resources are protected and sustained for the benefit of all.