Welcome to the Alaska Region

Redden the dog excitedly leaping over pools in the muskeg. Photo by Eric Castro. Winter fat biking on Sheridan Lake. Photo by Will Schreck. An anchored commercial fishing troller enjoys some serenity in Roosevelt Harbor on Zarembo Island. Tongass National Forest. Photo by Eric Castro. April visit to Power Creek Cabin. Photo by Melissa Gabrielson. Chugach National Forest Engine 631 provides support with our cooperators during the Swan Lake Fire, Kenai Wildlife Refuge, Alaska. Photo by Lisa Slepetski. Iceberg on Portage Lake. Photo by Tyra Olstad.



Alaska Roadless Rule

Hiker on Deer Mountain stops to view the horizon.

The USDA Forest Service is seeking public comment on a draft environmental impact statement offering a range of alternatives for roadless management and a proposed Alaska Roadless Rule.

News Release - October 15, 2019

UPDATED--Alaska Roadless Rulemaking Public Meetings and Subsistence Hearing_11-14-19

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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