The Institute of Forest Genetics, Placerville facility is
utilized by three research work units. The Placerville facility
has been an active site of forest biology research since 1925.
Institute of Forest Genetics
National Forest Genetics Laboratory
Chemical Ecology and Management of Forest Insects
The Institute of Forest Genetics in Placerville,
California, is a field research facility of the Pacific
Southwest Research Station, headquartered in Albany, California.
The laboratory and research station are part of the Forest
Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.