Gill works for the Charles Lathrop Pack Forestry Foundation. He has had a distinguished career in the development of the U.S. Forest Service. As a member of the NRC Committee on Pest Control and Wildlife Relationships, he chaired the subcommittee on Policy and Procedures for Pest Control.
Be sure to reviews Chaps. 1-2, 5-7 Silent Spring. You should be able to comment on the benefits and harms of pesticides and on indiscriminate use and safety.
Gill, Tom. 1961. "Forest Pest Control." Pest Control and Wildlife Relationships; a symposium by George C. Decker, March 10, 1961. Washington, DC: National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council (Pub. #897).
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Pest Control and Wildlife Relationships. Pest Control and Wildlife Relationships. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council (Pub. #920-A, B, C), 1962-63. [Part2].
Gill, Tom. 1969. A summary of the career of Tom Gill, international forester: an interview, conducted by Amelia R. Fry. Berkeley, CA: University of California, Bancroft library, Regional Oral History Office, 1969. URL:
www.archive.org/details/careertomgillfor00gillrich. [general biographical material]