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.


National Day of Mourning - December 5th - Offices Closed

As the Nation mourns the loss of President George H. W. Bush, President Trump has take official action to close all Federal offices and excuse all Federal employees from duty for the scheduled workday on Wednesday, December 5th, 2018. The Eastern Regional Office, and all National Forest offices in the Eastern Region will be closed on Wednesday, and set to reopen on Thursday, December 6th for normal operation.