Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program

The purpose of the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration (CFLR) Program is to encourage the collaborative, science-based ecosystem restoration of priority forest landscapes.

Visit this site to find out all you need to know about the Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program, including the latest CFLR 5-Year Report

Wildland Fire Suppression Open House

JOHN DAY, OR – An informational open house is scheduled to discuss wildland fire
suppression on the Malheur National Forest.

Fire Management staff encourage anyone with interest to join in the event the evening of
Thursday, July 9 from 5-7:00 pm at the Supervisor’s Office in John Day, OR located at 431
Patterson Bridge Road.

Headwaters of the John Day No Longer a Checkerboard

On Thursday, July 10, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Malheur National Forest celebrated one of the largest land acquisitions in the history of the Pacific Northwest Region of the Forest Service. 

Seeking the Greatest Good with Forest Communities

There will be a lot of opportunity for involvement in planning on your National Forest in the future. One such meeting on the Starr Aspen and Big Mosquito projects is planned for April 15, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. at the Grant County Airport, 720 Airport Road John Day, OR. District staff will share project information, answer questions and accept comments.

“We have set these meetings up to gather the knowledge and wishes of local community members,” said Blue Mountain District Ranger, Dave Halemeier.  “Through these meetings we hope to clarify the intent of the proposed projects and further define potential projects that are important to our community.” 

Planning and Program of Work

Malheur National Forest 10 Year Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Strategy

Forest Accomplishment Report FY 2014

Please take a look at our accomplisments during Fiscal Year 2014.  From initiating trail-blazing forest management porjects, to working in support of community infrastructure, to continuing fish and wildlife restoration, the Malheur National Forest has a lot to share from last year.

2013 Recreation Accomplishment Report

Learn more about how your recreation fees were used in 2013 to benefit the facilities and services available on your Malheur National Forest.


The forest received nearly $28 million through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act which is providing an opportunity to make a difference in our communities and lands we manage.

Changing Motorized Access on Your Malheur National Forest

In November 2005, the U.S. Forest Service published the “Final Travel Management Rule,” which directs all National Forests to designate a system of roads, trails and areas for motorized vehicle use.

The Malheur National Forest currently has about 6,000 miles of roads and trails available for motorized vehicle use.

Malheur Access and Travel Management Update-  January 2013


  • Timber Sales

    Timber Sales:

    Campground Timber Sale:  The sale is located within T 19S, R 26E, Section 29; T 20S, R25, E Section 34; T 18S, R 32E, Section 23; T 19S, R 26E, Section 30; T 20S, R 31E, Section 27 adn 34 and T 20S, R 27E, Section 1.  The Forest Service will receive sealed and oral bids in public at Malheur National Forest, Supervisors Office at 10:00 am local time on 06/24/2015. 

    Antelope Timber Sale:  The sale is located within T 17S, R 35 1/2E, Section 33 and T 18S, R 35 1/2E, Section 4.  The Forest will receive sealed and oral bids in public at Malheur National Forest, Supervisor's Office at 10:00 am local time on 07/22/2015.

  • Recreation Passes

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