Day to day life on the forest has been very eventful. I have become the safety representative for my district office. Also, I am currently working on a very interesting project. It has been awesome to work with multiple disciplines to most effectively and safely...

I’d say it’s safe to say many of you reading this have wooden studs in your home. These studs have to come from somewhere and one place is your national forests. We sustainably harvest lumber for...

The Lay of the Land This country was built upon the surface of the land. Accurately depicting this surface has been a challenge since the beginning of human existence. Without an accurate lay of the land you may get lost, hurt, or end up in the...

The Forest Service is a well-oiled machine in the process of supplying lumber but is also responsible for sourcing these materials. Responsible timber management entails ensuring that future generations will...

Hello, my name is Nicholas Bale, I'm from Louisville Kentucky Im a civil engineer moving to Bruce Crossing Michigan to aid the engineering department as a Resource Assistant with the US Forest Service. This opportunity has been made possible by the Environment for the Americans...