Southeast Alaska Sustainability Strategy (SASS)

Engaging communities and sustaining economies. After consultation with Tribal Nations and Alaska Native corporations and engagement in a public process to explore investment ideas from Southeast Alaska communities, over 270 investment ideas collectively valued at $276 million were proposed. While not every idea or proposal can be included in the initial investment, the input, ideas, and conversations reflect the deep need for equitable economic stimulus in the region.  

Proposed Recreation Fees Information and Comment Page

The proposed changes will impact campgrounds, day-use sites, wildlife viewing sites and cabins on the Tongass National Forest. The proposed changes include new and increased fees at recreation sites. These changes will help improve and maintain recreation facilities on the Tongass National Forest. The recreation fees charged at Forest Service managed sites contribute to the stewardship of these special places.

Tongass Young Growth Inventory StoryMap

Welcome to the Tongass Young Growth Inventory Portal. This site will provide stand-level information for decision makers and stakeholders in the Alaska region, in support of the Tongass National Forest's transition to primarily young-growth timber harvest.

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