National Association of Forest Service Retirees
NAFSR - Sustaining the Heritage
Forest Service Retirees

Welcome to the web site for Retirees of the U.S. Forest Service, dedicated to the promotion of the ideals and principles of natural resource conservation upon which the U.S. Forest Service was founded, and to provide a world-wide forum to encourage continuous progress in their refinement and application.


Cruise this web site to view News about natural resource management, and contacts in Region and Area Retiree Organizations. You can read about The National Association of Forest Service Retirees and sign up for membership.


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Website updates - March 1, 2015

News from WO

FS News

Current Fire activity - -

Daily Situation Report, National Interagency Coordination Center - link to NICC's current report.


Good Link to independent source of Forest Service news


Darrel retires - - thank you Darrel and welcome Corbin! posted 01/12/2015


Forest Service cancels contract for rebranding!! Posted 1/08/2015



A book has been created with photos and memories of 35 people who contributed to this 70th anniversary of Smokey Bear. This book shows the Smokey Bear fire prevention message shared to audiences far and wide, touching generations.

The National Association of Forest Service Retirees, NAFSR, commissioned the creation of this book of memories honoring the dedication of USFS employees throughout their career. The Association would like to thank Pamela Fenney for all of her work and effort on the marvelous creation.

Email Pam Fenney ( ) if you have any questions.

to view book, page by page. (note: if text or photos are to small or to large you can control it by hitting Ctrl and plus (+) or minus (-).This will work in any browser.) - -  Posted 10/03/2014

for details and to order a copy(s) of this book  (Note: $2 off if ordering more than 1; $7 off for orders of 10 or more) than - - Posted 9/23/2014


 McGuire Award for 2014.


2014 Annual Meeting, Reno - - Posted 07/23/2014


 Recent wildfire funding info - bill introduced by McCain and others July 14, 2014 - - Posted 7/14/2014


On Fire funding from Darrel 5/21/2014 - posted 5/29/2014


2015 Forest Service Reunion Information - Posted 02/18/2014


Info - Book & Firefighter Safety Forum - - Posted 02/18/2014



You now can become a member of NAFSR via a simple click of the mouse. The first year is free, annual dues after that is $25.  



Check the Where Are They Now area, where you can search for old friends and colleagues or submit information about yourself.


There are some interesting stories provided on the History page .


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