USDA Forest Service Eastern Region

State Forest Action Plans

Every ten years, each state and the District of Columbia create plans that provide a snapshot of current forest conditions and outline priorities and strategies.

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Charles River Esplanade. Courtesy photo by Matt Heraifman, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation.


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    2023 Capitol Christmas Tree - Monongahela National Forest

    Monongahela National Forest will provide the 2023 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree and thousands of ornaments made by the people of West Virginia.


NH BioBlitz promotes citizen science with Forest Service grant

New Hampshire BioBlitz participant takes a closeup shot to identify flowers

The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension used a USDA Forest Service Landscape Scale Restoration (LSR) grant through the NH BioBlitz project to promote community engagement, environmental awareness and invasive species detection.

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Landscape Scale Restoration grant builds on Connecticut woodland manager skills

Basic chainsaw training

The Connecticut Forest and Park Association (CFPA) launched a highly successful Master Woodland Manager training program providing continuous learning opportunities for landowners using a $216,025 USDA Forest Service Landscape Scale Restoration (LSR) grant.

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