Land & Resources Management

Angeles National Forest MountainsAs an Urban National Forest, the Angeles National Forest joins other urban forests across the country to provide a wide range of products and services to the American people.

This section includes information about forest planning, current projects and forest resource management and programs.

Planning

The revised Forest Land and Resource Management Plan for the Angeles National Forest establishes the primary management direction for the Forest. It provides a framework and guidance for Forest activities.

Projects

Projects are proposed and actions are analyzed through the NEPA process (Environmental Impact Statement, Environmental Assessment, or Categorical Exclusion) that involve analyzing different alternatives to the proposed action.  The result in a NEPA decision (Record of Decision, Decision Notice, or Decision Memo), which may be subject to an administrative appeals process, and then is ultimately implemented on the ground.

Resource Management

This is the day-to-day management that Forest Service personnel undertake to utilize and protect the resources for current and future generations. Here you will find information on fire management, hazardous fuels reduction, resource management, and more.

Geospatial Data

This section offers links to geospatial datasets, including those provided by the Pacific Southwest Region and the National Forest Service Geodata Clearinghouse.

Key Contacts

  • Nathan Sill, Forest Biologist 
  • Phone: (626) 574-5328