Forest Service Coronavirus (Covid-19) Updates

The Forest Service is taking the risks presented by COVID-19 seriously and is following USDA and CDC public health guidance as we continue to offer services to the public. Visitors to the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests are urged to take the precautions recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 

Virginia Resource Advisory Committee seeks new members

Apply today to become a member of the Virginia Resource Advisory Committee (VA-RAC) and help secure funding for critical Forest Service projects.

Celebrating 50 Years of The National Historic Preservation Act

Preservation50 is a year-long celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the passage of the National Historic Preservation Act.

Fees are increasing at some Forest recreation sites this year

Fees are increasing at some recreation sites on the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests in 2020.  See what sites are affected. 

Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer as a Campground Host in Hidden Valley Campground near Warm Springs, VA!

Secure Rural Schools Program

Learn more about Virginia's Resource Advisory Committee and their roll in recommending projects to the U.S. Forest Service as part of Title II of the Secure Rural Schools Act.





Flatwoods Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center

Job Corps LogoThe U.S. Forest Service operates 28 Job Corps Civilian Conservation Centers (JCCCCs) spaning seven Forest Service regions...