National Association of State Foresters

Established in 1920, the National Association of State Foresters is a non-profit organization comprised of the directors of forestry agencies in the states, territories and the District of Columbia of the United States. State foresters manage and protect state and private forests, which encompass two-thirds of the nation's forests. State forestry agencies in cooperation with federal agencies are the primary delivery system for forestry activities. Contact Us!444 N. Capitol Street NWSuite 540Washington DC, 20001Main line: (202) 624-5415 | Fax: (202) 624-5407

With support from the USDA Forest Service’s Forest Health Protection Program, Alaska’s Division of Forestry is achieving goals outlined in its Forest Action Plan more »

Jul 31, 2015 12:00 AM Features



A newly-discovered species of tree-killing bark beetle, Dendroctonus mesoamericanus Armendáriz-Toledano and Sullivan, has been described in a paper published online in the Annals of the Entomological Society of America. more »

May 12, 2015 10:27 AM Features

United States Representatives Mike Simpson (R-ID) and Kurt Schrader (D-OR) today introduced the Wildfire Disaster Funding Act of 2015 (H.R. 167). more »

Jan 14, 2015 12:00 AM Features

As everyone reads this article on their respective computer screens, it’s hard to escape the sense that Americans are less connected to the outdoors. more »

Nov 3, 2014 12:00 AM Features