The National Mall in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Steven Thomas Stefani IV
Forest Service Range Conservationist
—United States Department of Agriculture —
United States Department of Agriculture
An American chestnut (Castanea dentate) tree has been planted in honor of
Forest Service Range Conservationist,
Steven Thomas Stefani IV (1978-2007)
who died serving his country, helping the people of Ghazni, Afghanistan to build better lives.
Erected 2008 by United States Department of Agriculture.
Location. 38° 53.303′ N, 77° 1.766′ W. Marker is in The National Mall, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on Jefferson Drive, SW, east of 14th Street, SW (U.S. 1). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington DC 20250, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bradford Pear Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Bald Cypress (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); USDA Holocaust Memorial Tree (about 300 feet away); Federal Grain Inspection Service (about 300 feet away); Jean Hillery and Thomas Quadros Smokey Bear Blue Spruce (about 600 feet away); Escape Across the Potomac (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in The National Mall.
Also see . . .
1. American Foreign Service Assoc. Memorial Plaque List. (Submitted on September 30, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. USDA Statement (2007), Tree Planting Photo (2008). (Submitted on September 30, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. the Tom Stefani Award for Reconstruction and Stabilization in Fragile States; Eagle Scout
Categories. • Agriculture • Government • Heroes • War, Afghanistan •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 5, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,026 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 30, 2011, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.