Complete List of American National Forests

Links to All National Forests and Many State Forests and Parks

There are 155 United States National Forests in 41 states. Each National Forest is under the supervision of USDA - Forest Service and composed of several ranger districts. The person in charge of a national forest is called the forest supervisor. The district rangers from the districts within a forest work for the forest supervisor. The headquarters of a national forest is called the supervisor's office. This level coordinates activities between districts, allocates the budget, and provides technical support to each district.

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Alabama National Forests

Be still Upper Caney Creek Falls,Bankhead ...
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Alabama has 4 National Forests -

Alabama manages 6 State Forests -

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Alaska National Forests

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Alaska National Forests. USFS

The state of Alaska has 2 National Forests -

Alaska manages 2 State Forests -

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Arizona National Forests

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Arizona National Forests. USFS

The state of Alaska has 6 National Forests -

Arizona State Forests (Parks)
 

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Arkansas National Forests

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Arkansas National Forests. USFS

The state of Alaska has 2 National Forests -

Arkansas State Forests (parks)
 

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Florida National Forests

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Florida National Forests. USFS

The state of Florida has 3 National Forests -

Florida State Forests (complete list)

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Georgia National Forests

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Georgia National Forests. USFS

The state of Georgia has 2 National Forests -

Georgia State Forests (complete list)
 

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Illinois National Forests

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Illinois National Forests. USFS

The state of Illinois has 1 National Forest -

Illinois State Forests -

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Indiana National Forests

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Indiana National Forests. USFS

The state of Indiana has 1 National Forest -

Indiana has 17 State Forests (numerous)

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Louisiana National Forests

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Louisiana National Forests. USFS

The state of Louisiana has 1 National Forest -

Louisiana has 1 State Forest -

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Maine National Forests

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Maine National Forests. USFS

The state of Maine has 1 National Forest -

Maine has 1 State Forest -

Durham State Forest

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Michigan National Forests

The state of Michigan has 3 National Forest -

the Hiawatha, Huron-Manistee and Ottawa National Forest.

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Minnesota National Forests

The state of Minnesota has 2 National Forests - the Chippewa and Superior National Forest.

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Mississippi National Forests

The state of Mississippi has 5 National Forests - the Bienville, Delta, Desoto, Holly Springs, and Homochitto National Forest.

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Missouri National Forests

The state of Missouri has 1 National Forests - the Mark Twain National Forest.

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Montana National Forests

The state of Montana has 10 National Forests - the Beaverhead, Bitterroot, Custer, Deerlodge, Flathead, Gallatin, Helena, Kootenai, Lewis and Clark and Lolo National Forest.

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Nebraska National Forests

The state of Nebraska has 1 National Forests - the Samuel R. McKelvie National Forest.

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Nevada National Forests

The state of Nevada has 2 National Forests - the Humboldt and Toiyabe National Forest.

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New Hampshire National Forests

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The state of New Hampshire has 1 National Forest - the White Mountain National Forest.

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New Mexico National Forests

The state of New Mexico has 5 National Forests - the Carson, Cibola, Gila, Lincoln and Santa Fe National Forest.

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New York National Forests

The state of New York has 1 National Forest - the Finger Lakes National Forest.

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North Carolina National Forests

Nantahala National Forest Old Growth. Steve Nix

The state of North Carolina has 4 National Forests - the Croatan, Nantahala, Pisgah, and Uwharrie National Forest.

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Ohio National Forests

The state of Ohio has 1 National Forest - the Wayne National Forest.

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Oklahoma National Forests

The state of Oklahoma has 1 National Forest - the Ouachita National Forest.

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Oregon National Forests

The state of Oregon has 14 National Forest - the Deschutes, Fremont, Malheur, Mount Hood, Ochoco, Rogue River, Siskiyou, Siuslaw, Umatilla, Umpqua, Wallowa-Whitman, Willamette, Winema and Ouachita National Forest.

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Pennsylvania National Forests

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The state of Pennsylvania has 1 National Forest - the Allegheny National Forest.

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Puerto Rico National Forests

Puerto Rico has 1 National Forest - the El Yunque National Forest.

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South Carolina National Forests

South Carolina has 2 National Forests - the Francis Marion and Sumter National Forests.

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South Dakota National Forests

South Dakota has 1 National Forest - the Black Hills National Forest.

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Tennessee National Forests

Tennessee has 1 National Forest - the Cherokee National Forest.

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Tennessee National Forests

Texas has 4 National Forests - the Angelina, Davy Crockett, Sabine and Sam Houston National Forest.

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Utah National Forests

Utah has 6 National Forests - the Ashley, Dixie, Fishlake, Manti-LaSal, Uinta and Wasatch-Cache National Forest.

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Vermont National Forests

Vermont has 1 National Forest - the Green Mountain National Forest

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Virginia National Forests

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Virginia has 2 National Forests - the George Washington and Jefferson National Forest.

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Washington National Forests

Washington has 6 National Forests - the Colville, Gifford Pinchot, Mount Baker-Snoqualmie, Okanogan, Olympic and Wenatchee National Forest.

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West Virginia National Forests

West Virginia has 1 National Forest - the Monongahela National Forest.

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Wisconsin National Forests

Wisconsin has 2 National Forests - the Chequamegon and Nicolet National Forest

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Wyoming National Forests

Wyoming has 4 National Forests - the Bighorn, Bridger-Teton, Medicine Bow and Shoshone National Forest.