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Northeastern Research Station


Northeastern Research Station
11 Campus Blvd.
Suite 200
Newtown Square, PA 19073

(610) 557-4017
(610) 557-4132 TTY/TDD

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Northern Research Station

Introducing the Northern Research Station

The Northeastern Research Station and the North Central Research Station have joined to form the Northern Research Station. Our 20-state region spans the Midwest from Minnesota to Missouri and the Northeast from Maine to Maryland. Please change your bookmarks and learn more about our research by visiting us at our NEW web address:


  Spring FlowerWelcome to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service, Northeastern Research Station. Our mission is characterized by the slogan, Improving Lives and Protecting Our Earth Through Research. The Northeastern Research Station, serving the people and lands of the 13 northeastern states, strives to provide discovery, technology development, and science-based technology transfer within a balanced science portfolio that includes forest management, protection, and use.

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Station Areas of Research:
 Go to: Livibility and Urban Forests


Other Items:

Go to: Reserach and Development 2004 Annual Report


New Century of Service Accomplishment Report 2000-2005

Reflection on the Future, Honoring the Past and Present.

Encouraging Relationships, Innovation, Service and Excellence

Commemorating 100 Years of Service to the Nation, 1905-2005





2004 Research and Development Report

National Research and Development Highlights for 2004.  This report presents highlights from work conducted in 2004 by scientists in the Forest Service Research and Development (R&D) program. more... (pdf)

 Go to: CentennialOn July 1, 2005, the Forest Service officially celebrated its 100th anniversary. In 1905, the management of the country’s national forests, then known as forest reserves, was transferred from the Department of the Interior to the Department of Agriculture. The Forest Service, and its legacy of caring for the land and serving people, was born... more


To find a field research site, select a city on this map:

Northeastern Map - Ohio to Maine

Northeastern Research Station - Princeton Fernow Experimental Forest Northeastern Research Station - Parsons Northeastern Research Station - Morgantown Northeastern Research Station - Delaware Northeastern Research Station - Hamden Northeastern Research Station - Amherst Northeastern Research Station - Syracuse Northeastern Research Station - Burlington Northeastern Research Station -  Durham Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest Silas Little Experimental Forest Northeastern Research Station - Newtown Square Penobscot Experimental Forest Tionesta Natural Area Vinton Furnace Experimental Forest Reas Run Research Natural Area Massabesic Experimental Forest The Bowl; Nancy Brook; and Alpine Garden Research Natural Area Bartlett Experimental Forest Kane Experimental Forest Northeastern Research Station - Warren

 Go to: World of Difference Strong forests give us blue skies, clean water, energetic economies and peaceful solitude. Preserving natural resources for tomorrow's generations begins with today's fundamental insights. Our job is to provide the knowledge, tools and leadership to help people make informed decisions about the natural world. Strong forests are rooted in sound science, and that's how we make a world of difference.


USDA Forest Service - Northeastern Research Station
Last Modified: Thursday, 16 February 2017 at 10:35:15 CST

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