Forest Service Eastern Region

Comprising 20 states and 40% of the U.S. Population, Eastern Region forests and grasslands have big impacts.

About the Region

Photo: Foote Pond on the Huron-Manistee National Forests. USDA Forest Service Photo.


Partner Highlight: The Detroit Outdoor Collaborative

NOLS Wilderness First Aid training YMCA Camp Nissokone

The Detroit Outdoors Collaborative is group of partners dedicated to connecting youth and their families to outdoor recreation experiences. Today, the group includes the City of Detroit Parks and Recreation, Sierra Club Outdoors For All, YMCA of Metro Detroit, Black to the Land Coalition, International Wildlife Refuge Alliance, US Forest Service, and the US Fish and Wildlife Service.

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Emerald Ash Borer University webinar series on forest pests open to the public

Spotted lanternfly infesting trees

This fall, Emerald Ash Borer University (EAB-U) — a collaborative effort between the USDA Forest Service, Michigan State University, Ohio State University and Purdue University — will present a series of free webinars available to the public on various pests affecting forest health.

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