The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest is located in northern center part of Washington state.
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Large Fires

Chiwaukum Complex 
[Chiwaukum, Duncan, Hansel Creek, Shoofly, Mills Canyon, Kelly Mountain Fires] 
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Carlton Complex
[Carlton, Little Bridge Creek]

Upper Falls Fire
[north of Winthrop]

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Recent News


Celebrating Wildflowers

Anemone wildflower

Celebrating Wildflowers is dedicated to enjoyment of the thousands of wildflowers growing on our national forests, and to education about the values of native plants.

Why so many dead trees?

Defoliated Tree

The majority of the trees that look brown and dead have had their needles removed by an insect -- the Western Spruce Budworm. Though these insects kill many trees, many more will recover.


Holden Mine Site Cleanup

Holden Mine Cleanup

Current information on the project.

Visitor Use Reports

The National Visitor Use Monitoring program provides information about recreation visitors to national forests.