Welcome to the Alaska Region

View of muskeg pond at Snotel monitoring site in Héen Latinee Experimental Forest. Photo by Richard Edwards. Bald eagle sores just above the water. Photo by Sue Gethen. Alaska’s state flower, Myosotis alpestris, the “Forget-Me-Not.” Photo by Erin Lehnert. Hiker on Alice Smith Intertie trail in Cordova, Alaska. Photo by Melissa Gabrielson. Tongass Young Growth Inventory Portal story map.



Alaska Roadless Rule

Hiker on Deer Mountain stops to view the horizon.

• USDA Forest Service seeks public comment on draft Environmental Impact Statement, alternatives to a proposed Alaska Roadless Rule

• October 15, 2019 News Release

Mushrooms of the National Forests in Alaska

Mushrooms harvested.

It's mushroom season here in Alaska. This brochure presents an introduction and illustrates a number of the more common and interesting of our local species to help those interested to better understand and enjoy one of the many bounties of our magnificent national forests.

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Interactive Visitor Map

IVM for R10

Checkout our interactive visitor map to plan your next forest adventure.

Voices of the Wilderness

Megan Perra sea kayaking near Sitka Alaska.

This year's participants have just been announced for the 10th Annual Voices of the Wilderness artist residency program. 


Alaska Forest Health 2018

Alaska Forest Health 2018 Storymap.

Learn about the most important forest damage agents in Alaska with the 2018 interactive map.

Forest Health Protection

Spruce Beetle

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

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