Pacific Northwest Forest Service Association (PNWFSA)
The Pacific Northwest Forest Service Assoc. had its origins in 1945
We're a 501(c)(3) organization of 840+ strong
We stay in contact with colleagues & friends made during our Forest Service careers.
Through grants, we help improve resources on National Forests
When disaster hits, we help Forest Service employees
We offer scholarships to students for college or trade schools... More information
In the Fall Newsletter learn about implementing the Wildfire Crisis Strategy in R6 and how it looks on the ground, meet the 2023 Old Smokey scholarship recipients, welcome four new Old Smokeys, read frontline and personal reflections from Karen Shimamoto and Kurt Wiedenmann, learn about changes to the newsletter, and much more.
We stay up to date on National Forest management and issues as well as Pacific Northwest Research accomplishments.
We gather for lunch the last Friday of most months at the Old Spaghetti Factory in Portland, OR, and each year at a banquet in May and a picnic in August.
See Events for more information.
If you have some connection with the Pacific Northwest
The next Old Smokeys luncheon will be December 29, 2023.
The grant proposal window for 2023 closed 12/31/2022.
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