Learning Center



[Photo]: Site excavation

Of all the many tourist destinations in the West, few combine the landscapes and romance of the western experience as strikingly as the archeological and historic sites in the Southwest.

Conservation Education

Conservation education programs are strong elements of the Forest Service mission, vision and guiding principles. These programs offer the American public opportunities to better understand forest ecosystems and the active role they play in the future of these systems. As human relationships with the environment become increasingly complex, people look to the Forest Service for a better understanding of their natural world and shared participation in managing natural resources.


Fire Ecology Curriculum

A Kaibab National Forest firefighter applies fire to the landscape using a drip torch.

 This curriculum uses fire as its central theme in order to provide information and education on a vast array of forest health and ecosystem management issues.