October Events

Blooming Mag on the Shawnee national forest

Every month provides an opportunity celebrate forests, parks, waters and America’s other natural treasures! Get outdoors and enjoy nature by visiting a national forest near you.

Arturo Garcia discusses his background, goals and work with the Forest Service

Arturo Garcia with Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell

National Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the culture and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. Originally started in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week, it is now a 30-day celebration that starts Sept. 15 and ends Oct. 15.

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