Vicki Christiansen is set to become the permanent chief of the U.S. Forest Service, after seven months as the interim head.

Christiansen is a former wildland firefighter and fire manager who has worked in wildland firefighting and forestry for 36 years and joined the Forest Service in 2010.

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