Welcome to the Pacific Northwest Region

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The Pacific Northwest Region (Region 6) of the US Forest Service contains 17 National Forests, two National Scenic Areas, a National Grassland, and two National Volcanic Monuments, all within the States of Oregon and Washington. These national forests provide timber for people, forage for cattle and wildlife, habitat for fish, plants, and animals, and some of the finest recreation lands in the country.


2015 Fire Season Story Map

Map showing areas where fires burned 2015

The story map below provides an interactive narrative timeline of the 2015 wildfire season across the U.S. Forest Service’s Pacific Northwest Region.

Pacific Northwest Regional Interactive Almanac

Map representing the almanac

Check out the new interactive Pacific Northwest Regional Almanac. Explore all the great recreational opportunities in the Region while viewing breath-taking photos.