While the damage can seem drastic to onlookers, entomologist Elizabeth Graham says the majority of trees will survive and possibly even thrive as a result.
The agency is working to catch up on a backlog of repairs and replacements and has a relatively new source of federal funding to address some of those needs.
The August 2020 internal agency audit found problems with oversight and administration of two large timber sales on the Tongass National Forest in Southeast Alaska. It only saw the light of day after Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility sued for it.
Parker was arrested this afternoon for 2nd-degree burglary when officers found him inside a home near James Boulevard.
Lightning strikes are thought to be the cause of two new fires that started Tuesday near the Kenai Peninsula community of Cooper Landing.
The U.S. Forest Service is taking public comments on a proposal to build a floating dock at the Anan Wildlife Observatory.
Brad Orr is a 34-year veteran of the U.S. Forest Service and brings a wealth of recreation management experience with him
Leadership at the top of the 3.5 million acre Juneau Ranger District is changing
The US Forest Service believes fish populations in Redoubt Lake near Sitka survived last month’s devastating landslide unharmed.
Murkowski is unhappy with the U.S. Forest Service, and doesn’t mince words when talking about it.