forest health

"Good Fire" Training Returns to Central Washington

"Good Fire" Training Returns to Central Washington

Fighting fire with fire: Prescribed fire training returns to the Central Cascades this month. Firefighters and managers from nine organizations will learn how to apply prescribed burns safely to better manage our forests for health and resilience.

Resilient Forests, Resilient Communities

Resilient Forests, Resilient Communities

A bill in the state Senate would fund much-needed wildfire prevention, suppression and preparedness activities, investing in the health of Washington’s iconic forests and the resilience of our communities.

Urge Congress to Support the Wildfire Disaster Funding Act

Urge Congress to Support the Wildfire Disaster Funding Act

The Wildfire Disaster Funding Act would allow the Forest Service to access disaster funding rather than having to "borrow" from its regular forest health accounts to fight wildfire. Learn how you can support the effort.

Safeguarding Wildlife Habitat, Clean Water, and Communities

Safeguarding Wildlife Habitat, Clean Water, and Communities

The Washington Department of Natural Resources just released a strategic plan for meeting the challenges of forest health. Read about how we will contribute to the discussion around clean water, healthy communities, protected habitats and more.