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June 2017 Pacific Northwest Update

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The R6 Update is a publication produced monthly that celebrates the work from the employees of the Pacific Northwest Region as well as the many partnerships and communities we serve.  Check out this month's R6 Update

Highlights include:

  • Highlights from the Chief’s Review
  • When a wall becomes a window
  • Healthy Kids Day with the YMCA
  • Clearing trails in the Sky Lakes Wilderness
  • Awards, Digger Bear and more!

About Us

The Pacific Northwest Region (Region 6) of the US 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 timber for people, forage for cattle and wildlife, habitat for fish, plants, and animals, and some of the finest recreation lands in the country.

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