Marienville Ranger District Develops Nature Path

What began as a discussion among frontliners about a desire to have an environmental education/interpretive program near the ANF’s Marienville Ranger District office, recently turned into a reality.

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Suppression Project

The hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) is a tiny nonnative (introduced to United States from Asia) invasive insect that is attacking and killing hemlock trees across Pennsylvania and many eastern states.

Do not bring firewood to ANF

Firewood from counties other than Elk, Forest, McKean and Warren is prohibited in ANF.

Bat Appreciation Day

April 17, 2015 was Bat Appreciation Day. But they're so important to our ecosystem, that we should appreciate them 365 days a year.

Plant a Tree Program

The Plant a Tree Program is a great way to honor a loved one by purchasing trees for a national forest.

Please Don't Pick Ginsing on the Allegheny NF

Ginseng populations on the Allegheny National Forest are sparse.  As such, collection for both personal and commercial use is prohibited.

Recreation Facility Analysis

Recreation Facility Analysis is a process of national scope with local forest emphasis.

Current Fire Danger on the Allegheny National Forest

Information about current fire dangers on the ANF.

Spring Creek Horse Trail Update

Several sections of the Spring Creek Horse Trail are temporarily closed.

Witness Trees

In 2003, a man called Robert traveled to Austin, Pennsylvania to search for his lost family and perchance, the departed John’s orchard…and it was found.

Learn about Bats

Bats inspire a long-standing fascination, and with good reason because they are vital to healthy ecosystems and human economies worldwide.

Advocacy in Conservation

The man said “The first rule of intelligent tinkering is to keep all the parts. “ The man was Aldo Leopold who lived in the mid-twentieth century.

Knowledge is Bat Power

You likely know that bats are nocturnal, but there are a lot of other very cool things about bats . . .