Current Issues

Federal forestland

The current level of active management on federal forestlands fails to address increasing forest health and economic issues. The present policy leaves federal agencies unable to implement management activities outlined in their approved forest...

US Capitol Building

NASF supports the suite of USDA Forest Service State & Private Forestry (S&PF) programs which help bolster America’s economy and environment. S&PF programs leverage state and private investments to protect the nearly 500 million acres...

Forester surveying the land

The Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) program is the nation's only comprehensive forest inventory system for assessing the health and sustainability of the nation's forests across all ownerships.

The 1998 Farm Bill mandated the USDA...