CWSF’s Western Voice blog helps you stay current on all the most important information related to forestry issues in the West.


Take a look at what's happening in western forestry with news from our member state agencies.

This month, we are pleased to feature Greg Josten, State Forester, South Dakota Department of Agriculture, Resource Conservation & Forestry Division.

Read September's legislative and policy update from CWSF's Policy Director.

The September 2018 edition of the CWSF e-newsletter is now available.

Looking for a job in forestry? Check out two new openings with the Council of Western State Foresters.

Read August's legislative and policy update from CWSF's Policy Director.

The August 2018 edition of the CWSF e-newsletter is now available.

Take a look at what's happening in western forestry with news from our member state agencies.

This month, we are pleased to feature Sonya Germann, State Forester with the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation.

Take a look at what's happening in western forestry with news from our member state agencies.

Read July's legislative and policy update from CWSF's Policy Director.

The July 2018 edition of the CWSF e-newsletter is now available.

Take a look at what's happening in western forestry with news from our member state agencies.

This month, we are pleased to feature Jeff Whitney, Arizona State Forester with the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management and the 2017-2018 CWSF Incoming Chair.

The June 2018 edition of the CWSF e-newsletter is now available.