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November 5, 2019

State Foresters by the Numbers, 2018

The latest statistics report on the nation’s state forestry agencies is now available. The State Foresters by the Numbers report relies on NASF biennial survey data to illustrate the key roles state foresters and their agencies play in protecting and enhancing America's forested landscapes. Learn more by viewing or downloading the PDF linked below.

September 24, 2019

Annual Report, 2019

The 2018-2019 NASF Annual Report highlights accomplishments by the nation’s 59 state and territorial foresters and their staffs to advance policy, communications, and operations priorities that help protect and enhance America’s forests and trees.

May 10, 2019

Communities At Risk Report, 2018

This Communities At Risk Report provides a national snapshot of wildland fire risk, preparedness, and capacity using the latest USDA Forest Service National Fire Plan Operations and Reporting System data for Fiscal Year 2018. For more information about this report, contact NASF Fire Director Dan Smith at desmith@blm.gov or 208-867-0908.

September 15, 2018

Annual Report, 2018

The 2017-2018 NASF Annual Report highlights accomplishments by the nation's 59 state and territorial foresters and their staffs to advance policy, communications, and operations priorities that help protect and enhance America's forests and trees.

July 18, 2018

Best Practices for National Guard Resources, 2018

Guiding Principles: Best Practices for National Guard Resources was developed by regional wildland fire chiefs, managers, and supervisors to assist states and their constituents in the deployment of National Guard resources. This edition was approved by the National Association of State Foresters' Wildland Fire Committee in 2018. The National Guard supports wildland firefighting in various [read more]

December 15, 2017

State Foresters by the Numbers, 2016

The latest statistics report on the nation’s state forestry agencies is now available. The State Foresters by the Numbers report relies on NASF biennial survey data to illustrate the key roles state foresters and their agencies play in protecting and enhancing America's forested landscapes. Learn more by viewing or downloading the PDF linked below.

September 8, 2017

Annual Report, 2017

The NASF Annual Report highlights accomplishments by the nation's 59 State Foresters and their staffs to advance policy, communications, and operations priorities that help protect and enhance America's "green infrastructure":  trees.