Focus Areas


Forest Service Global Change Strategy, 2009-2019  Implementation Plan

Read more about the Forest Service and Climate Change in Forest Service Global Change Research Strategy, 2009–2019 Implementation Plan .


Climate Change


Image of earthThe nation's forests and grasslands are at risk due to the effects of climate change and other major drivers of landscape change...





a beautiful waterfallWater is one of the most important natural resources flowing from forests. The Forest Service manages the largest single source of water in U.S.!ut/p/z0/04_Sj9CPykssy0xPLMnMz0vMAfIjo8zijQwgwNHCwN_DI8zPwBcqYKBfkO2oCADIwpjI/?position=BROWSEBYSUBJECT&pname=Forest%20Service%20-%20Focus%20Areas&navtype=BROWSEBYSUBJECT&ss=11&pnavid=190000000000000&navid=190100000000000&ttype=main&cid=null