[2/3/17] President’s Hiring Freeze Slows Wenatchee-Okanogan National Forest Seasonal Hiring

Posted in Feature, Local Government & Meetings, Recreation, Wildfire

Although the suspension of new employees to the Forest Service is certainly an inconvenience, Krake says the practice is not uncommon when there are changes in leadership.

[1/4/17] Methow Mineral Withdrawal Open for 90 Day Public Comment

Posted in Local Government & Meetings, Recreation

Written comments should be sent to Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office, PO Box 2965, Portland OR 97208.

[1/2/17] Comment Period Extended For Outfitting And Guide Analysis

Posted in Recreation

The comment period will now run through February 8, 2017 for the pack and saddle stock outfitting and guiding analysis in the Pasayten and Lake Chelan-Sawtooth Wilderness areas.

[11/30/16] National Forest Works Balance Pack And Saddle Outfitting Permit Process

Posted in Recreation

Currently, the Forest is working to provided needed access while protecting Wilderness character into the future.