The Trust for Public Land

Forest Action Plan

Reducing threats to and enhancing benefits of Idaho’s Forestlands

The Idaho Forest Action Plan is a long-term, comprehensive, coordinated strategy for investing state, federal and leveraged partner resources. From communities to rural forestlands, focusing work in the highest priority areas allows leveraging of funds and coordination across ownerships as a highly effective way to address the most critical forest resource issues in Idaho at a scale that results in significant, positive changes.


Best Management Practices

Idaho’s best management practices (BMPs) program is regulatory. The agencies responsible for BMPs policy development are the Idaho Department of Lands and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.

Click here to view the most recent BMPs recommendations on the state forestry agency website.

Download the program survey results to view implementation rates and the full research findings.

Idaho Forestry Publications

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