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Swamp Land Gift #42556

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 30, 1976
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(Studio) Assistant Interior Secretary Nathaniel P. Raed reports gift of 11,000 acres of forest land from Great Dismal Swamp in North Carolina.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(North Carolina) North Carolina and Virginia's Great Dismal Swamp shown. Land safe for future. [President Weyerhauser Company George WEYERMAUSER - explains value of land and how company will acquire timber-growing land through tax breaks of gift to replace timber from swamp.] Bus., government and people cam get together for mutual benefit.
REPORTER: Roger Caras

Reporter(s):
Caras, Roger;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:00

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