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About US Dept of Agriculture Forest Service

Responsible for managing more than 190 million acres of national forests and grasslands, the USDA Forest Service is the largest agency of the US Department of Agriculture and has the conflicting mission of both preserving public forest lands and overseeing the commercial harvesting of its timber. The National Forest System consists of 155 national forests and 20 grasslands in 44 states, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Through various programs, the agency, which began in 1905, provides states and private landowners with technical and financial assistance to promote rural economic development and improve the natural environment of cities and communities.

US Dept of Agriculture Forest Service

201 14th St SW
Washington, DC 20024
Phone: 1 (202) 205-1680

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
Director, Legislative Affairs: Doug Crandall
Assistant Director, Technical Cooperation: Alexander Moad
Human Resource Specialist: Rhonda Yanez
Employees (This Location): 2,000
Employees (All Locations): 33,000

Major Office Locations

Washington, DC