Forest Land Enhancement Program

With respect to the sustainable management of nonindustrial private forest and other rural lands suitable for sustainable forest management; provide technical and educational assistance; provide cost share for practices such as management plan development, tree planting, forest stand improvement, agroforestry
implementation, water quality improvement and watershed protection, fish and wildlife habitat improvement, forest health protection, invasive species control, wildfire and catastrophic risk reduction, wildfire and catastrophic risk rehabilitation, and special practices approved within the State and by the FS Responsible Official.
Examples of Funded Projects

Funding is for programs by State forestry agencies and others as set forth in Uses and Use Restrictions.


Agency - Department of Agriculture

Established in 1862, the Department of Agriculture serves all Americans through anti-hunger efforts, stewardship of nearly 200 million acres of national forest and rangelands, and through product safety and conservation efforts. The USDA opens markets for American farmers and ranchers and provides food for needy people around the world.

Office - Refer to the web site below for Regional and Area State and Private Forestry offices of the Forest Service and for addresses and telephone numbers of Regional Foresters and Area Director of the Forest Service.

http://www.fs.fed.us/contactus/regions.shtml.