Prevent Wildfire Month

 

Our Response to the COVID-19 Coronavirus

Visiting National Forests

Outdoor recreation can be beneficial for your health but must be practiced safely. Please avoid visiting national forests if you are sick and/or experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. Follow CDC guidance on personal hygiene and social distancing before and during your visit to the forest.

We recommend exercising close to your home and complying with local and state guidance for not traveling for your recreation needs. Stay safe. For more on avoiding COVID-19, visit www.coronavirus.gov.

Virtual Services

This office has moved to virtual services. Please visit us at https://www.fs.usda.gov/r5 and access our forest maps at https://www.fs.fed.us/ivm/. If you need immediate assistance or have any questions, please call 707-562-8794.

Versión en Español

Esta oficina se ha cambiado a servicios virtuales. Por favor visítenos por el internet en https://www.fs.usda.gov/r5 y acceda los mapas de nuestros bosques en https://www.fs.fed.us/ivm. Si necesita atención inmediata o tiene alguna pregunta, por favor llame al 707-562-8794.

A Notice to the Public About Prescribed Burning

The Pacific Southwest Region is moving forward with prescribed fire operations as conditions and resources permit.

Angeles National Forest solicits recreation facility concessionaire

The Angeles National Forest is now accepting applications for a concession special use permit for numerous campgrounds, day use sites, and the Grassy Hollow Visitor Center located on the Forest. A permit to provide high-quality public services in operation and maintenance of government-owned recreation facilities will be issued. The concession prospectus is located on the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument.

Help the Forest Service Design a National Memorial for the Saint Francis Dam Disaster

Help the Forest Service Design a National Memorial for the Saint Francis Dam Disaster. We are soliciting designs as part of a competition. The competition is open for 90 days from February 1 thru June 1, 2021. The Forest Service would like to open the development of the memorial design to the public, and other interested parties, such as amateur and professional designers, college or high school students, state, city, and other federal agencies, historical societies, etc. Those who choose to participate have an opportunity to influence and/or design the Country’s newest National Memorial, and the second one ever to be designated in California. We are following a similar planning and design process as those developed by the National Park Service, and other state and local governments.

Bobcat and Lake Fire Closure Areas

Bobcat Fire Closure Area Map 05-01-20-09 Lake Fire Closure - Map

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Forest Fire Restoration Program

The Angeles National Forest is located within one of the driest, most fire-prone areas in the United States – where human-caused wildland fires are becoming larger and more frequent - significantly damaging natural resources as well as the important human infrastructure on these invaluable public lands.

Not all areas and resources impacted by these fires will recover naturally, so forest managers and partners have launched a number of restoration efforts intended to produce ecosystems that are able to adapt and thrive over time. Projects located within the areas burned by the Copper Fire (2002), Ranch Fire (2007), and Sayre Fire (2008) focus on forest or upland vegetation and stream or riparian ecosystem restoration, sensitive wildlife species management, infrastructure improvements, and other beneficial projects.

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Features

Angeles Fuels Program

The Angeles National Forest Fuels program mission is to manage fuels at the landscape scale to restore and maintain fire-resilient landscapes that are compatible with their historical fire return interval, a core goal of the Cohesive Strategy.

Learn more about:

  • Prescribed Fire
  • Managing wildfire for resource objectives
  • Fuel Treatments using mechanical, biological, or other non-fire methods
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About Us in California

About The Angeles National Forest


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https://www.fs.usda.gov/angeles/