State and Private Forestry

The State and Private Forestry (S&PF) organization of the USDA Forest Service reaches across the boundaries of National Forests to States, Tribes, communities and non-industrial private landowners. S&PF is the federal leader in providing technical and financial assistance to landowners and resource managers to help sustain the Nation’s forests and protect communities and the environment from wildland fires.

State and Private Forestry programs bring forest management assistance and expertise to a diversity of landowners, including small woodlot, tribal, state, and federal, through cost-effective, non-regulatory partnerships. The staffs play a key role, along with others within the Forest Service and the Department of the Interior, in implementing the National Fire Plan to manage the impacts of wildland fires on communities and the environment.

Contact State and Private Forestry

Contact State and Private Forestry

USDA Forest Service
Office of Communication
Mailstop: 1111
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC  20250-1111
Toll Free: (800) 832-1355


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • National

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