United States Forest Service ( United States Forest Service )

United States Forest Service

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The United States Forest Service (USFS) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation's 155 national forests and 20 national grasslands, which encompass 193 million acres (780,000 km2). Major divisions of the agency include the National Forest System, State and Private Forestry, and the Research and Development branch.

United States Forest Service press release, blog etc

05/16/2018 - 15:35 USDA Forest Service Awards Wood Innovation Grants to Expand and Accelerate Wood Products Markets in 20 States
01/11/2018 - 07:07 USDA Investing Millions in Wildfire Mitigation and Water Quality Projects Through Joint Chiefs Partnership
01/03/2018 - 12:43 Forest Service seeks comment on work to increase efficiency of National Environmental Policy Act compliance
12/21/2017 - 07:50 Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture reflects on year of progress
10/18/2017 - 15:08 US Forest Service to award $7 million in grant applications for projects that expand wood products and wood energy markets
09/22/2017 - 14:10 Forest Service invites Americans to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day
08/18/2017 - 16:05 U.S. Forest Service Chief Tidwell Closes Distinguished Forest Service Career, Announces Retirement
05/24/2017 - 22:34 U.S. Forest Service Awards Grants to Expand and Accelerate Wood Energy and Wood Products Markets in 19 States
12/20/2016 - 15:57 Caring for the land and serving people
12/20/2016 - 13:57 USDA Commits $32 Million to Protect Natural Resources through Joint Chiefs Partnership
12/16/2016 - 18:52 U.S. Forest Service and Washington Department of Natural Resources Release Report on Washington Twisp River Fire
10/31/2016 - 13:21 USGS & USFS Release New Rangeland Fire Science Plan
10/31/2016 - 12:17 With Great Enthusiasm, the Payette National Forest is Pleased to Announce the Location of the 2016 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree
09/23/2016 - 12:43 Forest Service Encourages Participation in National Public Lands Day
07/19/2016 - 04:02 Forest Service Updates Safety Policy for Saw Use
06/28/2016 - 04:10 New Public-Private Partnership to Help Reduce Wildfire Threat on Family-Owned Lands, Protect Water Supply for Millions of Westerners
06/17/2016 - 03:07 U.S. Forest Service Names New Director To Oversee National Fire and Aviation Management Program
06/10/2016 - 03:17 Forest Service Honored for Leadership in Promoting Climate Change Adaptation