Welcome to the Eastern Region!



Around the Region

The Power of Trees [VIDEO]
What happens when trees disappear?

USDA Blog Post
Letters to Smokey Bear Reveal Promise of Hope for the Future
Smokey got his zip code back!

The Chippewa National Forest has been selected for the 2014 Capitol Christmas Tree!

The Shawnee National Forest has introduced a fun new game called "Where's Woodsy?". To participate - visit the Shawnee National Forest home page HERE.


Eastern Region Waters

The Eastern Region has 2 million acres of wetlands, 15 miles of streams and 10,000 lakes that provide clean drinking water, healthy wildlife habitat and special places to recreate.

Summer Activities in the Eastern Region

A butterfly pollinates a flower in the People

Summer is officially here – time to get outdoors and explore all that your national forests have to offer! 

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