Welcome to the Alaska Region

July - Empower conservation leaders. Coconino National Forest. Photo by Deborah Lee Soltesz Tongass Young Growth Inventory Portal story map. Northern Pygmy-Owl. Photo by Ben Limle Investigating spawning pink salmon. 'Chicken of the Woods' fungi.



Introducing Multilingual Animal Names

A Bald Eagle spreading it's wings atop an iceberg.

Please join us as we celebrate some of the many beautiful languages of the indigenous people of Alaska.

Alaska Region Trail Information

Hiker with their dog on a trail.

Everyday can be a great day to take a hike, so get out and enjoy your National Forest with your best friends.

Chugach Trail information

Tongass Trail information


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Invasive Species Apps

Removing Elodea with a rake

If you would like to help with detection and reporting of invasive species please considering downloading the following apps...

Celebrating Wildflowers

Lupin growing near the trail.

Wildflowers are blooming so plan a visit to your National Forest today. 


Forest Health Protection

Spruce Beetle

Learn more about important forest insects and diseases in Alaska’s forests. Start learning now...

NatureWatch Alaska

Photographer photographing a large flock of shorebirds in Cordova.

Summer is here and we'd like to help you with planning your Alaska vacation. Use our interactive map to select the location in Alaska that you want to visit.


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