Press Releases

WASHINGTON (April 7, 2016)—The National Association of State Foresters (NASF) applauds Tuesday’s announcement by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) to expand opportunities for using wood...
WASHINGTON (February 12, 2016)—In response to President Barack Obama’s fiscal year (FY) 2017 budget request, the National Association of State Foresters (NASF) issued the following statement: “The...
WASHINGTON (January 22, 2016)—Individuals and Organizations Honored for Exemplary Commitment to Community Fire Protection The Wildfire Mitigation Awards Committee has announced the 2016 Wildfire...
WASHINGTON (December 16, 2015)—The National Association of State Foresters (NASF) is extremely disappointed in Congress' inability to arrive at a compromise that addresses wildland fire funding and...
WASHINGTON (December 11, 2015)—The National Association of State Foresters (NASF) continues to closely follow Congressional negotiations that address wildland fire funding and forest management...
WASHINGTON (September 24, 2015)—NWTF and NASF Sign MOU Benefiting Wildlife and Habitat The National Wild Turkey Federation and the National Association of State Foresters recently announced a...
WASHINGTON (August 27, 2015)—The USDA Forest Service has begun the first of two transfer increments, to total up to $450 million, from other programs within the agency in order to fund wildfire...
WASHINGTON (August 25, 2015)—As the western United States continues to experience significant wildland fire activity, state forestry agencies are working around-the-clock with their partners in fire...
WASHINGTON (July 10, 2015)—National Association of State Foresters (NASF) appreciates the steps taken by Rep. Bruce Westerman (AR-4) and his colleagues in the House of Representatives Thursday to...
WASHINGTON (April 22, 2015)—In recognition of Earth Day, the National Association for State Foresters (NASF) has released a report on forestry best management practices (BMPs) for water quality,...