Pacific Northwest Region Overview
Welcome to the Pacific Northwest!
The Pacific Northwest Region of the U.S. Forest Service contains 17 national Forests, two National Scenic Areas, a national grassland, and two National Volcanic Monuments, all within the states of Oregon and Washington. These national forests provide forest products for communities, forage for cattle and wildlife, habitat for fish, plants and animals, and some of the finest recreation opportunities found anywhere.
Find incident information and maps for active wildfires in the Pacific Northwest Region.
Check air quality status and get tips on how to protect yourself from wildfire smoke.
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Wildland Firefighter Killed on Big Swamp Fire near Oakridge, Oregon
Release Date: Aug 11, 2022
Preparación para los incendios y el humo - plática virtual el Martes, 9 de agosto (Fire and Smoke Preparedness – virtual conversation Tuesday, August 9th)
Release Date: Aug 5, 2022
The USDA Forest Service in the Pacific Northwest has been allocated $291.2 million in disaster relief supplemental funding to address damage caused by the wildfires, floods, and extreme weather events the region experienced in 2019, 2020 and 2021. The funds will go to priority road and bridge repair, hazardous material/waste removal, watershed restoration, and other critical recovery needs on National Forest lands.
Click here to watch a video about updates on implementing the wildfire crisis strategy, the 2022 fire year outlook, a questions and answers session, and more with Pacific Northwest Regional Forester Glenn Casamassa and regional leaders.