Skip to Main Content
Home >> Inside the Forest Service

Inside the Forest Service

Leadership Corner

Living Our Values – This Is Who We Are

This is WHo We Are - booklet coverGreetings from the Northern Region Ranger meeting in beautiful Butte, America! Over the past few weeks I have made it a priority to get out as much as I can, reconnecting with employees and with the people you serve in the communities where you live and work. Those local connections are key to how people experience us as an organization. We want people to see our agency core values of service, conservation, interdependence, diversity and safety come through in how we work with each other and our communities, tribes and partners.

On Thursday, I also had the opportunity to reconnect with a group of Forest Service leaders through the Leadership Forum. The Leadership Forum, an online forum that occurs on a quarterly basis, was established to create deeper understanding and agreement on critical issues facing the agency, as well as to help generate shared responsibility for delivering new results. Living our values is what this week’s Leadership Forum was all about. Together, we reflected on what it meant to live our agency values during the furlough. We chose the furlough as a framework for dialogue because it was a...

Read More

Delivering the Mission

Picture This

Get Connected

Submission Guidelines

The Forest Service Office of Communication compiles input by field units and Washington Office staffs. This site is updated on a daily basis, so please ensure your submissions are between 300 and 350 words, timely, of interest to everyone across the Forest Service, and follow the inverted pyramid.

Dated information and submissions that have primarily local interest will not be accepted. Field units should submit items through their region, station or area Public Affairs Office, which approve and prioritize submissions. Send items to WO Weekly Report inbox. Include supporting photos. Photos should be 300 dpi (dots per inch) at 10 inches, or 2100 pixels at widest point.

If you have any comments, please email the FS-PPT Comments inbox. Follow the Forest Service on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

We reserve the right not to publish your submission.  



Jump to Top of Page