ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
ARIZONA SECTION, SOCIETY FOR RANGE MANAGEMENT
(Note: This is a copy of the text found in the Articles of Incorporation. The signed originals are on file with
the Secretary for the Arizona Section of the Society for Range Management)
KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENT:
That we, the undersigned, having associated ourselves together for the purpose of forming a non-profit
corporation under the laws of the State of Arizona, do hereby adopt the following Articles of Incorporation.
I. The name of the corporation shall be ARIZONA SECTION, SOCIETY FOR RANGE MANAGEMENT.
The corporation=s principal place of business shall be in Maricopa County, Arizona, but other places for
conducting business may be established and maintained within or outside of the State of Arizona at such
places as the Board of Directors may designate.
II. The names, residences and addresses of the incorporators are:
H. Herbert Metzger, P.O. Box 700, Flagstaff, Arizona
Ervin M. Schmutz, 1811 North Highland Avenue, Tucson, Arizona
III. The nature, purposes and objectives for which this corporation is formed is to seek a comprehensive
understanding of range ecosystems, and of the management and use of range resources; to educate and
advise all who work with rangeland of new findings; to improve the effectiveness of range management in
obtaining from range ecosystems the products and values necessary for man=s welfare; to create a public
understanding of the social and economic benefits to be derived from range resources; and to promote the
professional and educational development of its membership.
To buy, sell, deal in, manage, operate, use, lease, let, mortgage, or otherwise dispose of real and personal
property, subject to all limitations imposed by State and Federal law. To enter into contracts of all kinds
and to incur debts and borrow money in any lawful manner and to do any and all of the things herein set
forth and exercise every power conferred on corporations by law to the sam