History & Culture

National forests work to tell the rich and varied stories of our forests' past.  Explore the heritage of your public lands in photos, research, or hands-on volunteer projects.

History & Culture Pages

Oregon National Forests:

Washington National Forests:

Additional Resources

Passport in Time: Contribute to vital environmental and historical research on public lands as a Passport in Time volunteer.

Washington Department of Archeology and Historic Preservation

Oregon State Historic Preservation Office

National Register of Historic Places: Authorized by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, this is a national program to coordinate and support public and private efforts to identify, evaluate, and protect America's historic and archeological resources.