Acronyms and Abbreviations
ALWRI - Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute
FIDL - Forest Insect & Disease Leaflet
FPL - Forest Products Laboratory
FSL - Forestry Sciences Laboratory
IITF - International Institute of Tropical Forestry
INT - Formerly Intermountain Research Station, now part of Rocky Mountain Research Station.
GPO - United States Government Printing Office
GTR - General Technical Reports: information of a technical nature, but not an original report; computer programs, annotated bibliographies, and so forth. More information ...
NA - Northeastern Area (State & Private)
NC - North Central Research Station
NE - Northeastern Research Station
NIFC - National Interagency Fire Center
NTIS - National Technical Information Service
P - Proceedings: compilations of articles resulting from scientific or policymaking meetings. Information may be technical or essay in nature. More information ...
PNW - Pacific Northwest Research Station
PSW - Pacific Southwest Station
R1 - Region 1, Northern Region
R2 - Region 2, Rocky Mountain Region
R3 - Region 3, Southwestern Region
R4 - Region 4, Intermountain Region
R5 - Region 5, Pacific Southwest Region
R6 - Region 6, Pacific Northwest Region
R8 - Region 8, Southern Region
R9 - Region 9, Eastern Region
R10 - Region 10, Alaska Region
RB - Resource Bulletins: resource inventory or economic information of permanent value on timber and other forest resources or their utilization. More information ...
RM - Formerly Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, now part of Rocky Mountain Research Station.
RMRS - Rocky Mountain Research Station
RN - Research Notes: observational information on new techniques or instruments, especially of how-to-do-it type or incidental discovery. More information ...
RP - Research Papers: results, analyses, and conclusions of formal studies or experiments. More information ...
RWU - Research Work Unit, where scientists are assigned and specific scientific missions are carried out.
SE - Formerly Southeastern Forest Experiment Station, now part of Southern Research Station.
SO - Formerly Southern Forest Experiment Station, now part of Southern Research Station.
SRS - Southern Research Station
WO - Washington Office, where the national Forest Service headquarters are located.