Spotlights

White River National Forest Releases Forest-Wide Final Oil and Gas Leasing EIS

Forest Supervisor Scott Fitzwilliams announced the release of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) and Draft Record of Decision (ROD) for future oil and gas leasing on the Forest.

New Caving Rules

As of August 1, 2013, new rules go into effect that allow caving in most caves with requirements to prevent the spread of White-nose Syndrome to bats...

50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act

On September 3, 1964 President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Wilderness Act, and in 2014 our nation will celebrate "50 Years of Wilderness."

WRNF Travel Management Implementation

The Forest Service has completed a comprehensive plan which balances the travel and recreation needs of the public
with the management and protection of natural resources.

Watch For Falling Trees

The Mountain Pine Beetle is killing millions of acres of pine trees in the western U.S., and falling trees are a hazard.  Be aware of your surroundings!

Conservation and Collaboration

Aspen non-profit For the Forest produced this film to showcase collaborative stewardship efforts on the White River NF.

WRNF Conveyance and Facility Redevelopment Program

The Forest Service is engaged in a strategy to redevelop, construct and/or acquire administrative facilities that better serve the workforce, forest visitors and partners.