Joel Prince courtesy National Association of State Foresters


CWSF is the leading voice and a trusted source of science-based, nonpartisan information on the key forestry issues in the western states and Pacific Islands.

We take a broad and comprehensive approach to forest management and offer expertise on the many complex and interrelated factors at play in western forestry.

This section includes recent press releases, as well as media mentions related to CWSF, our members and key partners.

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Sara Goodwin, Communications Director

In the News

Legislature approves name change for Division of Forestry
Monday, March 21, 2022 | State of Alaska Department of Natural Resources

McCombs named new Colorado State Forester
Thursday, December 2, 2021 | Colorado State Forest Service


CWSF January 2023 Newsletter
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