Welcome to the Alaska Region

August - Mitigate Wildfire Risk. Boise National Forest. Forest Service Photo by Kari Greer Tongass Young Growth Inventory Portal story map. Northern Pygmy-Owl. Photo by Ben Limle Investigating spawning pink salmon. 'Chicken of the Woods' fungi.

 

Features

Toward Shared Stewardship Across Landscapes

Toward Shared Stewardship Across Landscapes: An Outcome-Based Investment Strategy

Checkout our newly released strategy for managing catastrophic wildfires and the impacts of invasive species, drought, and insect and disease epidemics and most importantly working more closely with our states. 

Toward Shared Stewardship Across Landscapes: An Outcome-Based Investment Strategy


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 - Chugach Trails on the Interactive Visitor Map

Tongass Trail information - Tongass Trails on the Interactive Visitor Map

 


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Spotlights

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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