Due to a lapse in federal funding, this USDA website will not be actively updated. Once funding has been reestablished, online operations will continue. On-going operational updates will be posted here (https://www.fs.fed.us/shutdown) as we are able to provide them.


Just for Kids Overview

Forest Friends

Smokey Bear and Woodsy Owl at your service!

Natural Inquirer

The Natural Inquirer is a middle school science educational journal with many interesting articles and activities.


A good source of current scientific information for our area can be found at the Rocky Mountain Research Station.