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Spring Recreation in the Eastern Region

Green Mountain Valley

Spring is a time of renewal, awakening and adventure. As parts of the Eastern Region are beginning to thaw, other areas are fully embracing spring. They provide the perfect spot for a spring recreation adventure for all ages, all types of outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers!

2017 Eastern Region & Northeastern Area Honor Awards

Kathleen Atkinson delivers opening remarks at the Honor Awards

Employees and partners from across the Eastern Region and Northeastern Area gathered last week for the annual Honor Awards program. Held in the Regional Office in Milwaukee, and at Forest Service units across the east, the Honor Awards recognize those that exemplify the core Forest Service value of “Caring for the Land & Serving People.” The Eastern Region/Northeastern Area Leadership Team gathered in Milwaukee to meet with employees, speak with honorees, and celebrate partners both in person and virtually through video conferencing.

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